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Deep bowl and Dogū, Jōmon period

Deep Bowl, c. 3000–2000 B.C.E, Middle Jōmon Period, low-fired clay, excavated from Miyanomae, Ina-Ishi, Nagano, Japan; and a Dogū, c. 1000–400 B.C.E., Late Jōmon Period, low-fired clay, excavated from Rokugoishinadate, Misato-cho, Akita, Japan (Tokyo National Museum) A conversation with Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker in the Tokyo National Museum. Created by Smarthistory.

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