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Rim Sherd

Object Number:13075
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Jomon
Neolithic
Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Period: Middle Jomon
Date Made: Middle Jomon
Early Date: -2500
Late Date: -1500
Section:Asian
Materials:Clay
Technique:Cord Marked
Incised
Fired
Inscription Language:English Language
Length: 13.3 cm
Width: 8 cm
Depth: 1 cm
Credit Line:Exchange with the Japanese Commissioner, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893
Other Number:58 - Other Number

Description

Rim sherd. High relief lines applied to surface in curving pattern over cord marked background. Incised lines separating bands of decoration. Dark to light orange in color. The curving applied line and extremely high relief indicate this sherd may belong to the Middle Jomon.

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