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Cylindrical bead

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


Object Place: Chanhu-Daro, Indus Valley, Pakistan

Dimensions

0.5 x 2.5 cm (3/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

36.1172

Medium or Technique

Stone; striped agate, carved and pierced

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