Excavation site at Mohenjo-daro

Illustration

Cristian Violatti
by Grjatoi
published on 08 November 2013
Excavation site at Mohenjo-daro

Ruins of Mohenjo-daro in present-day Sindh, Pakistan, one of the largest settlements of the ancient Indus Valley Civilization.

Mohenjo-daro is one of the world's earliest major urban settlements, contemporaneous with the civilizations of ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, and Crete.

The city was abandoned around 1800 BCE and rediscovered in 1922 CE.

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Grjatoi, . (2013, November 08). Excavation site at Mohenjo-daro. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2130/

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Grjatoi, . "Excavation site at Mohenjo-daro." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 08 Nov 2013. Web. 13 Oct 2019.

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