Mehrgarh Bichrome Oil Lamp Location: Indus Valley, Date: millennium BCE. Of four pinch square form, the pot painted with geometric designs on the outer rim. Some lime deposits attesting authenticity. 2 x 4 inches.
Mohenjo-daro is an archeological site situated in the province of Sindh, Pakistan. Built around 2600 BC, it was one of the largest settlements of the ancient Indus Valley Civilization, and one of the world's earliest major urban settlements, existing at the same time as the civilizations of ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, and Crete. Significant excavation has since been conducted at the site of the city, which was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1980
Indus River Valley map with Mohenjo-Daro and Harappa. The Indus River Valley was a Bronze Age civilization in the northwestern region of the Indian subcontinent, consisting mainly of what is now Pakistan, and parts of India, Afghanistan and Iran.