Turtleback Tombs (Kameko-baka)

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These tombs serve as ancestral vaults for holding urns. They have a style that is particular to the island of Okinawa.

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The Trustees of Columbia University, Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History and Archaeology

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May, 2010