Blade (razor)

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


Object Place: Chanhu-Daro, Indus Valley, Pakistan

Dimensions

6.4 x 8.3 cm (2 1/2 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

36.2994.1-2

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 +7.1 ft., square 6/F, locus 299.

Credit Line

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