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Barrel-shaped bead

Indus Valley Culture
Prehistoric
about 2400–1750 B.C.


Object Place: Chanhu Daro, Indus Valley, Pakistan

Dimensions

1.09 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.1345

Medium or Technique

Quartz

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Jewelry

Classifications

Beads

Provenance

Excavated at Chanhu Daro, Pakistan in 1935-1936 season; transferred directly to MFA in 1936. Findspot Information: Mound Level II: -2.7 ft. Locus: Trench J (1) See Mackay Reports

Credit Line

Joint Expedition of the American School of Indic and Iranian Studies and the Museum of Fine Arts, 1935–1936 Season