Number of Designated National Treasures and Important Cultural Properties (fine arts and crafts) by Age (as of September 4, 2015)

Age Paleolithic Jomon Yayoi Kofun (tumulus) Joko (Ancient) Asuka Nara Heian Kamakura Nanbokucho Muromachi Momoyama Edo Modern Total (A)
Type
Paintings             12 158 716 132 281 128 256 47 1,730
Sculptures           123 126 1,454 731 68 92 10 16 6 2,626
Crafts       4   25 134 326 951 258 216 165 155 6 2,240
Calligraphic works/Classical books           2 203 488 581 100 74 13 49   1,510
Ancient documents           5 42 141 340 109 59 23 28   747
Archaeological artifacts 10 112 104 169   12 70 77 21 6 4 2 3   590
Historic resources             1 1 12 2 19 10 92 34 171
Total 10 112 104 173   167 588 2,645 3,352 675 745 351 599 93 9,614