jomon

  1. Late Jōmon pottery

    Late Jōmon pottery

    Pottery from the Late Jōmon (ca 2500-ca 1000 BCE) on display at the Rekihaku
  2. Jomon Period

    History Jomon Period

    The Jomon Period (縄文時代 Jōmon jidai, ca 11000 BCE-ca 300 BCE) is generally identified with hunting and gathering ways of life, especially the intense utilisation of marine resources in shellfish collecting and deep-sea fishing. The name of this period derives from the jōmon (cord-markings) that...
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