4,000-year-old seal and weight found in India

Published on February 13th, 2014 | by Admin



A seal and weight dating back 4,000 years has been found at a Harappan-period site in India.

Maintaining that the discovery ‘confirms’ that the site belongs to the mature Harappan period, the time when the civilization was at its peak (2600 BC to 1900 BC), he said: “A cubicle chert weight was also unearthed in a different house complex. Both the seal and the weight establishes that the people of this area participated in commercial transactions.”

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Story: Vanita Srivastava, Hindustan Times | Photo: Hindustan Times

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