Japanese clay vessel made in Jyomon era (BC 145~3000)
Jomon Period Japanese Pot with Whorl Design 3000–2000 BC
Jomon pottery - vessel from Myanomae, Nagano Prefecture, Middle Jomon, 2500-1500 BCE, Early Japanese. The pottery vessels crafted in Ancient Japan during the Jōmon period are generally accepted to be some of the oldest in the world.
The Jomon period in japanese history is the earliest period archaeologists can trace back. During this period the first pottery ever made was made by people living in japan. Here is some of the pottery! wow!