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Painted sherd

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


Object Place: Chanhu-Daro, Indus Valley, Pakistan

Dimensions

16.5 x 21.5 cm (6 1/2 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.2496

Medium or Technique

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

Out on Loan

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Fragments

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