Haniwa figure of a monkey, from a site in Ibaraki prefecture. Kofun period (300-7 10). Clay; height of entire figure 10 Za in. (27.3 cm). Private collection,Tokyo.

The Birth of Japan

Haniwa figure of a monkey, from a site in Ibaraki prefecture. Kofun period (300-7 10). Clay; height of entire figure 10 Za in. (27.3 cm). Private collection,Tokyo.