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Asian Art

Deep Bowl (Fukabachi)

3rd–2nd millennium B.C.E.

Earthenware with impressed cord marks

17 1/2 × 12 3/4 in. (44.4 × 32.4 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection Fund
1959.39.1
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
On view*
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Middle Jomon period (ca. 2500–1500 B.C.E.)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Excavated in Ibaragi prefecture; Mayuyama & Co.; Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

J. Edward Kidder, The Birth of Japanese Art (New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1965).

Sadako Ohki, “Japanese Art at Yale,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 35–36, fig. 5.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.