Large Indus Valley pottery vessel with Zebu bulls
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Near Eastern: Ceramics: Pre AD 1000: item # 1031514
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A large Indus Valley painted buff ware vessel, decorated with a frieze of tethered Zebu bulls between pipal trees, with geometric motifs.
Ex East Australian Trading Consolidated.
Circa 5260 B.P. Indus Valley.
Height: 45.0 cm / diameter: 32.0 cm
Minor loss to rim and pigments,otherwise intact; with earth accretions evident.
This piece is accompanied by a positive thermoluminescence authenticity report from the University of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia, giving an approximate age of 5260 years B.P. +/- 25%.