Ritual Dotaku Bell

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James Blake Wiener
published on 12 May 2017

A bronze Japanese dotaku or ritual bell. From Nakagawa (Akugaya), Hosoe-cho, Kita-ku, Hamamatsu-shi, Shizuoka, Japan. Yayoi Period, 1st-3rd century CE. (Tokyo National Museum)

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James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2017, May 12). Ritual Dotaku Bell. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6638/ritual-dotaku-bell/

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