Kenoyer, Jonathan M.
Shell trade and shell working during the Neolithic and early Chalcolithic at Mehrgarh, Pakistan
Published in: Mehrgarh: field reports 1974-1985 from Neolithic times to the Indus civilization, edited by Catherine Jarringe … [et. al.]
Mehrgarh: field reports 1974-1985 from Neolithic times to the Indus civilization, edited by Catherine Jarringe … [et. al.]
Golden Graphics Limited. . 566-581 p. ill.
By line: by Jonathan Mark Kenoyer
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 2016. Computer File
Early Indus (AQ43)
Bone, horn, and shell technology (321);
Jewelry manufacture (306);
External trade (439);
Comparative evidence (171);
The author analyzed shell artifacts from Mehrgarh, where the Period III manufacture of marine shell would have been an element in Mehrgarh’s involvement in interaction networks extending from the Indus plain to the highland plateaus of Iran and Afghanistan.
Document ID: aq43-002
Includes bibliographical references (p. 575)
Sarah Berry; 2014
Mehrgarh, Balochistan, Pakistan
Neolithic period--Pakistan--Balochistan//Copper age--Pakistan--Balochistan//Excavations (Archaeology)--Pakistan--Balochistan//Mehrgarh Site (Pakistan)//Balochistan (Pakistan)--Antiquities