Dating jars


The depiction of sea-waves on the lid places this Manunggul jar in the Sa Huỳnh culture pottery tradition.

These are people that migrated in an East to West migration from the Borneo-Palawan area to Southern Vietnam.

The manner in which the hands of the front figure are folded across the chest is a widespread practice in the Philippines when arranging the corpse.

The cover of Manunggul Jar provides a clear example of a cultural link between the archeological past and the ethnographic present.

First check the logo, which changed fairly frequently until about 1962.