Why you should love Japanese manhole covers | Curator’s Corner S2 Ep 2 #CuratorsCorner

While walking through the streets of Nagaoka in Japan, Curator Nicole Rousmaniere noticed she was standing on a prehistoric Japanese pot…well, a representation of one of these pots.

‘Dezain manhōru’ are designed manhole covers, and Nicole has recently acquired one for the British Museum’s collection.

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