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Fragments of a large painted jar

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


Object Place: Chanhu-Daro, Indus Valley, Pakistan

Dimensions

31 x 31 x 17.7 cm (12 3/16 x 12 3/16 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.2614

Medium or Technique

Terracotta, reddish buff-colored fired clay with painted decoration in dark brown slip

Out on Loan

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Unclassified

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