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Treasure of Okinoshima

  • Holed
Name Holed Earthenware(Pedestaled Holed Jar and Bowl)
Classification Sue Ware
Excavated Point Excatated from Site No. 1
Designated Category National Treasure
Era (real era) 8th-9th Century
volume Footed Bowl:Mouth D.(11.7)cm; Jar:Mouth D.8.3cm
Description This holed earthenware is unique to the Munakata area and was made exclusively for ritual use on Okinoshima. Before firing, four to nine holes (circular arches) were made by a tool that encircled the object.