Dotaku, bell. With broad flanges around the whole (now incomplete), ornamented with projecting discs in the same plane with spirals in relief; body is in form of truncated cone, on top two circular holes; in each of the 4 larger compartments of the upper parts of the sides is a small square aperture; the decoration on the body is divided into compartments (the smaller being hatched) by vertical and horizontal bands of lines which are entwined on the flanges; base is incomplete, with semicicular notch on one part. Made of bronze.

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