Vandiver, Pamela B.
The production technology of early pottery at Mehrgarh
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. . 648-661 p. ill.
By line: by Pamela B. Vandiver
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 2016. Computer File
Early Indus (AQ43)
Ceramic technology (323);
Comparative evidence (171);
Experimental data (1213);
Acculturation and culture contact (177);
The author examined coarse-ware and fine-ware ceramics from Periods I-III at Mehrgarh for evidence of manufacturing methods. Construction techniques were similar to those used in Iraq and Iran, indicating interregional communication. Additionally, the author experimented with replicating the techniques.
Document ID: aq43-005
Includes bibliographical references (p. 652)
Sarah Berry; 2015
Mehrgarh, Balochistan, Pakistan
Neolithic period--Pakistan--Balochistan//Copper age--Pakistan--Balochistan//Excavations (Archaeology)--Pakistan--Balochistan//Mehrgarh Site (Pakistan)//Balochistan (Pakistan)--Antiquities