Superb Indus Valley red-painted pottery vessel

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Superb Indus Valley red-painted pottery vessel
Stock Number: 07450
$ 7000.00

Description

A superb Indus Valley red-painted pottery vessel, the body decorated with wavy bands separating three registers. The upper two registers are painted in dark brown pigments with feline figures between pipal trees; the lower register with caprid and mountains.

This piece is accompanied by a positive thermoluminescence authenticity report from the University of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia.

Origin:

Circa 2300-2000 B.C. Nindowari culture, Indus Valley

Dimensions:

Height: 17.9 cm / Diameter: 18 cm

Condition:

Very minor ancient loss evident; otherwise fine condition. Earth accretions in sections.