University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:13137
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Period: Kofun
Date Made: 6th Century
Early Date: 500
Late Date: 600
Section:Asian
Materials:Clay
Technique:Gray Ware
Fired
Incised
Height: 5.5 cm
Outside Diameter:9.9 cm
Credit Line:Exchange with the Japanese Commissioner, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893
Other Number:E8 - Other Number

Description

Globular pot (無頸壺) wide open mouth. Kofun Sue-ware 須恵器. Rounded base. Short narrow rim. Grey ware of gritty grey clay. Markings on surface as if it was turned. Minor chips at rim. Swirl impressions on bottom interior.


Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 105 Middle row, rightView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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