Blade (Razor)

Pakistan, Indus Valley, Chanhu-Daro
about 2600–1900 B.C.


Object Place: Chanhu-Daro, Indus Valley, Pakistan

Dimensions

3.7 cm (1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.2993

Medium or Technique

Copper alloy

Out on Loan

On display at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, since September 1, 1999

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork

Provenance

Excavated at Chanhu-Daro. From Mound II, level +6.9 ft., square 9/E, locus 224.

Credit Line

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