Jar with burnished red slip

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1st century
  • Geography

    Jonoharu site, Fukuoka city, Fukuoka prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Earthenware clay with burnished red slip
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 32.4 x 21.7 x 21.7 cm (12 3/4 x 8 9/16 x 8 9/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Jar with elongated narrow neck and pouch-shaped mouth defined by three tiers of horizontal relief ribs at shoulder, mid-neck, and rim; coarse yellowish clay coated with red earth and burnished in verical stripes on the neck.
  • Origin

    Jonoharu site, Fukuoka city, Fukuoka prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

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