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List of Archaeological Finding & Evidences | Prehistoric & Indus Valley Civilisation

22-SEP-2016 16:30

    The Archaeological theory is based on the interpretation of evidences and findings during excavation for a better understanding of human cultures. The archaeological record can consist of the earliest ancient findings as well as contemporary artefacts.


    Here, we are giving the list of Archaeological Finding & Evidences of the Prehistoric & Indus Valley Civilisation which is very useful for the preparation of the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

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    Archaeological Finding & Evidences during Indus Valley Civilisation

     Archaeological Finding & Evidences

     Place of Finding & Evidences

    Cemetries 'H' And 'R' 37

    Evidence Of Coffin Burial

    Vanity Case

    Bronze Models Of 'Ikkas' And 'Bullock Carts'

    Stone Symbols Of Female Sex Organs

    Strengthening of Defences In Later Phases

    Single Roomed Barracks


    Granary Outside Citadel

    Working Platform

    Sandstone Steatite Of A Youth With Muscular Body

    Bronze Image Of A Dog Attacking A Deer

    Sandstone Girl Dancer

    Reserved Slip Ware Of Mesopotamian Type






    Temple Like Structure

    Human Skeleton Huddled Together

    Indicating Violent Death

    Pasupati Mahadev Seals

    Seal Depicting Mother Goddess With Plant Growing In Womb

    Devastation By Flood

    Collegiate Building

    Assembly Hall


    Steatite Figure Of A Bearded Priest

    Bronze Dancing Girl

    Bronze Buffalo And Ram 

    Cylindrical Seals of Mesopotamian Type three in Number

    Evidence Of Horse from a Superficial Level

    Fragment Of Woven Cloth

    Corbelled Drain










    City Without A Citadel

    Small Pot (Probably An Ink Pot)

    Shell Ornament Makers Factory

    Metal Workers Factory

    Bead Making Factory

    Shell Ornament Makers Factory

    Bangle Making Centre



    Evidence Of Rice

    Fire Altars

    Terracotta Models Of Ships / Boats

    Houses Having Front Entrances

    Bronze Rod Stick with Measure Marks


    Medical Beliefs, Surgery of Skull

    Painting On Jar Resembling the Story of Panchatantra

    Harappan Game Similar To Chess Warehouse

    Terracotta Figurine Of A Horse

    Bead Making Factory

    Shell Ornament Makers Factory

    Metal Workers Factory 

    Persian Gulf Seals

    Bead Making Factory

    A Merchant House

    12 Bathrooms In The Citadel Area

    Impression Of Cloth On Sealing

    Reserved Slip Ware Of Mesopotamian Type

    Evidence Of Joint Burial

    Practice of Trephination

    Reserved Slip Ware Of Mesopotamian Type








    Practice of Trephination

    Medical Beliefs, Surgery Of Skull

    Terracotta Human Head

    Six Types Of Pottery

    Copper Bull

    Evidence Of Ploughing

    Camel Bones



    Cities Where Lower Towns Were Fortified

    Remains of Bones of Horse

    Massive Fortification Wall of Semi

    Undressed Stones

    A Pot Containing Human Ashes

    Evidence of Pot Burial


    Copper Two Wheeled Chariot with a Rider

    Copper Rhinoceros

    Copper Elephant

    Copper Buffalo


    Mature Cottage Industry

     Balathol ( Raj)

    Cities Where Lower Towns Were Fortified

    Fire Altars


    Evidence of Rice


    Teeth of Horse

     Rana Ghundai

    No Division of City

     Kot Diji

    Absence of Mother Goddess Figurines


    Absence of Seals


    Shell Ornament Makers Factory


    City Having a Middle Town Apart From the Citadel & Lower Town


    Instance of Rhinoceros (Depicted On Seal)

    No Division of City


    Presence of Cotton before the Finding At Mohenjodaro


    Stone Factories


    Destruction by Burning

     Rana Ghundai

    Terracotta Replica of Plough


    Clay Plough


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