Painted jar

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


Object Place: Chanhu-Daro, Indus Valley, Pakistan

Dimensions

55.3 cm (21 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

36.2978

Medium or Technique

Terracotta, buff-colored fired clay painted with dark brown on a red slip

Out on Loan

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Vessels

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