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An image of Ceremonial jar by Yayoi ware

Yayoi ware

(Japan 0300 BCE – 0300 CE)

Title
Ceremonial jar
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Yayoi period 300 BCE - 300 CE → Japan
Year
200 BCE-1 BCE
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
earthenware
Dimensions

23.3 cm diam. of rim; 34.4 x 32.0 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased with funds provided by Kenneth Myer 1986
Accession number
24.1986
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Jackie Menzies and Edmund Capon, Asian Collection Handbook, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Japanese Art', pg. 70-82, Sydney, 1990, 70 (illus.).

Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Ceramics', Sydney, 2003, 261 (colour illus.).