Large-sized flat clay figurine

Time Period Middle Jomon Period
Excavation Report Sannnai Maruyama Site,Volume 15
Excavation Report Figure No.
Cultual Property Designation Important Cultual Properties
Current Location
Explanation This is the largest clay figurine at the Sannai Maruyama Site. The entire body is a flat plate, cross-shaped. In addition to the face, chest and belly button, the head is decorated with hair-like accessors and the ears are decorated with what appear to be ear accessories. There is also a hole penetrating from the mouth to the feet. The head and body were excavated 90 meters apart and joined together.