2000-1550 BCE. Bottle made of an ostrich egg. The bands, handle and neck are made of bronze. The blending of Syrian elements with Egyptian culture created the classic Canaanite culture. Middle Canaanite Bronze 2 Period Hecht Museum, Haifa. Israel.
The design of the manhole cover is of Dotaku, bronze bells from the late Yayoi Period (2nd and 3rd centuries) and reflect the large number of archeological sites associated with this ancient part of Japan. Not much is known for sure about dotaku, though they were probably ritual objects used in early agricultural rites, and that they were introduced, like so much in early Japan, from Korea.