Vessel of “incense burner” type, from Suwa City, Nagano prefecture. Middle Jomon phase (c. 2500-1500 b.c.e.). Earthenware; height 7 % in. (20.1 cm). Educational Commission of Sunwa City, Nagano Prefecture.

The Birth of Japan

Vessel of “incense burner” type, from Suwa City, Nagano prefecture. Middle Jomon phase (c. 2500-1500 b.c.e.). Earthenware; height 7 % in. (20.1 cm). Educational Commission of Sunwa City, Nagano Prefecture.