Special exhibition

2019 Summer Special Exhibition

Jomon Complex Gatherer Hunter Fisher in the Northern Japan–

Dates: July 20, 2019 – September 8, 2019

In prehistoric culture of Japan, people invented pottery, which are patterned with cord-mark. It shows beginning Jomon period.
Jomon people sent sedentary life over plant gathering, hunting and fishing between more than 10,000 years. It is different from Neolithic culture of continent had based agriculture Especially, the Jomon culture Hokkaido and Northern Tohoku were formed charact eristic culture which influence over the Japanese Archipelago.
Working towards getting the “Jomon Archaeological Sites in Hokkaido and Northern Tohoku” inscribed as a Cultural Heritage.
You can know about value of Jomon culture in Hokkaido and north Tohoku.


Zoomorphic clay figurine (Final Jomon Period, about 3,000 years ago)

Bibi(4) Site (Chitose City, Hokkaido Prefecture)

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