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PostPosted: Sun Dec 02, 2012 1:37 pm    Post subject: 9th century pottery pushes back earliest example of hiragana Reply with quote
http://heritageofjapan.wordpress.com/2012/11/30/discovery-of-9th-century-fragment-of-earthenware-indicates-hiragana-originated-a-century-earlier-than-thought/

I'm not sure if the photo shown is one of the pieces found, but the news is still impressive.


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