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2020.07.17 "result of 2019 Sunpu-jo Castle trace castle tower excavation" announcement! 5

We announce "result of 2019 Sunpu-jo Castle trace castle tower excavation" today! We told with 1
We introduce remains of an ancient structure and remains of Imagawa period.

By Sunpu-jo Castle trace castle tower excavation of 2019, we identified remains as remains of an ancient structure of Imagawa period.
After establishing groove for investigation several not to break castle tower, and investigating as remains of an ancient structure might be left in the lower layer of castle tower for the Tensho era period (Toyotomi), section called Yagenbori (yagembori) discovered V-shaped moat or porcelain made in China.

Yagenbori. PNG [central groove Yagenbori]
Yagenbori extended to the north and south direction at about 1.7m in depth, about 3m in width.
There are some kind of facilities around here, and, by existence of Yagenbori, it turns out that we sectioned in moat.


Imagawa period remains. JPG [excavated porcelain and pot]
Remains excavated piece of pot (tortoise) of Tokoname (tokoname, current Aichi) other than porcelain made in China.
As porcelain made in China was high-quality article, person who had person and power with high social position was able to obtain.

Remains and remains of an ancient structure of Imagawa period are discovered in investigation of past Sunpu Castle Park and the outskirts (junior high schools in castle).
Yagenbori that we discovered was them and thing of the same period, and this investigation result became valuable discovery, too.

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