Terra-cotta feminine figure. Mehrgarh, VII B Period


Nude feminine figure seated with bent arms. She is wearing a wide necklace and thick hair locks which were inlaid. Pink terra-cotta with thin beige glaze.

Indus Valley, Mehrgarh, VII B Period, circa 2800-2600 B.C.

Height: 10 cm (4 in.)

Missing hairstyle

- Jarrige-Lechevallier, 1979 ; « Les cités oubliées de l’Indus » (Forgotten Cities of Indus), Paris, 1988, 523 fig 39

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013061111