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Cylindrical Bead

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


Object Place: Chanhu-Daro, Indus Valley, Pakistan

Dimensions

0.7 x 1.3 cm (1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

36.1344

Medium or Technique

Carved blue stone, perhaps Amazonite

Out on Loan

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

Collections

Asia, Jewelry

Classifications

Beads

Provenance

[Expedition date:] 1935-1936 Season

Credit Line

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