Loan Object

Comma-Shaped Ornaments (Magatama)

5th–6th century c.e.

Stone, black igneous rock

2 3/4 x 1 3/8 x 3/4 in. (6.99 x 3.49 x 1.91 cm)
Lent by the Peabody Museum of Natural History, YPM ANT 146656
ILE2017.13.9
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Kofun period (ca. 300–ca. 710 c.e.)
Classification: 
Jewelry
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
On view
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