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Jomon Culture

Tobinitai clay vessels

Tobinitai clay vessels

These clay vessels have both characteristics of those seen in the Satsumon and Okhotsk cultures in terms of shape and pattern. The term Tobinitai is derived from the location, Tobinitai in Rausu Town, where the clay vessels were excavated.

photo courtesy: Hokkaido Museum

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