Aerial view of Mohenjo Daro. Estimates of the area covered by
the city range from 85 to 200 hectares.
The city was built between four
and five thousand years ago,
and lasted until 3,700 BP. The
city had at least 35,000
Wide View of Mohenjo Daro, view of the site, showing an
ordered urban layout. Stupa or Watch Tower room in the
central location at a highest place.
The Great Bath at Moenjodaro. It was discovered during 1925-26. The Great
Bath measures 11.88 meters x 7.01 meters, and has a maximum depth of
2.43 meters. It is located in the well-preserved northern part of Mohenjo-
daro's western mound.
The planned city of
Mohenjo-daro had drains
that were lined with bricks
and manholes to facilitate
cleaning on a regular basis.
A small well inside private building. Wells were made with wedge
shaped bricks to make a strong circular structure. Some bricks were
made with special grooves to keep the ropes from sliding sideways
when drawing water.
Seated male sculpture, or "Priest King" from Mohenjo-daro. The
statue is 17.5 cm high and 11 cm in width and carved from white, low
Priest Head (Limestone) from Mohenjo-daro, C- 2700-2000 BC
Bronze statuette dubbed the
"Dancing Girl", 10.5
centimeters (4.1 in) high and
some 4,500 years old, was
found in 'HR area' of
Mohenjo-daro in 1926.
Seal, Mohenjo-daro. Square seal with multiple headed animal
depicting three important totemic animals: the bull, the
unicorn, and the antelope. Material used gray brown steatite,
and dimensions: 2.4 x 2.4 cm, 0.53 cm thickness
Bull seal, Harappa. The rarity of zebu seals is curious because
the humped bull is a recurring theme in many of the ritual and
decorative arts of the Indus region,
Large square unicorn seal from Mohenjo daro material used; white
fired glazed steatite
Dimensions: 5.08 x 5.08 cm
This is an assembly of clay figures that includes a pottery-filled
cart pulled by two bulls. This model is made of terra-cotta.
The modern bullock cart from sind on the right side. On the
left: Humped bull figurine material is terra cotta and the
Dimensions: 5.23 cm height, 8.59 cm length, 2.92 cm width
Script seal from Mohenjo daro,Material is terra cotta