Harappa 2000-2001

The Early City on Mound E, a Bead and Tablet Workshop and the City Walls on Mound E. By Jonathan Mark Kenoyer and Richard H. Meadow.

The original 2002 version of this section on a black background can be seen at old.harappa.com.

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1. Changing Settlement at Harappa
2. Harappa Mound E
3. Harappa Mound E surface collecting
4. Terra cotta seal and faience tablets
5. Tablet with man-in-tree and tiger
6. Elephant faience tablet
7. Faience button seal
8. Early levels of the Harappan city
9. Richard Meadow photographing
10. Protecting mud brick walls
11. Pottery fragment with sunburst
12. Pit with kiln debris
13. Pottery sherds with potter's marks
14. Pottery bat with inscriptions
15. Flat pottery discs
16. Copper razor
17. Fragment with fabric impression
18. Beads found in room
19. Different types of beads
20. Carnelian beads with white lines
21. Wild caper trees
22. Mark Kenoyer paints designs
23. Steatite button seal
24. Unicorn sealing
25. Faience tablet or standard
26. Tablet with script
27. Tablet with inscription
28. Two steatite tablets
29. Inscribed fragment
30. Gold bead
31. Gold button
32. Gold bead collection
33. Two gold beads
34. Tiny gold droplet
35. Black basalt pebble
36. Faience cloven hoof
37. Terra cotta dog figurine
38. Coiled wire necklace
39. Fiber pseudomorphs
40. Terra cotta pestle
41. Steatite bead blanks
42. Unfinished steatite beads
43. Steatite sheets
44. Experimental steatite manufacture
45. Mullah Ashur grinding beads
46. Trench 54 top plan
47. Trench 54 section plan
48. Trench 54 detail plan
49. Trench 54 looking south
50. Broken faience beads
51. Upper slope excavations
52. Terra cotta tablet
53. Close up of terracotta tablet
54. Robbed brick wall and room
55. Highly trained excavators
56. Indus steatite tablets
57. Mark Kenoyer photographing
58. Workshop area
59. Randy Law documenting
60. Triangulation
61. Tablet fragment with glaze
62. Newly discovered steatite tablet
63. Unfinished tablet
64. Broken steatite mold
65. Molded faience tablet
66. Group of artefacts
67. Faience tablet
68. Unique two colored tablet
69. Inscribed steatite tablets
70. Grindstone and pestle
71. Broken canisters
72. Kiln setter
73. Glazed kiln setter with bone
74. Reconstruction of tablet manufacture
75. Stages of faience tablet manufacture
76. Glazing faience
77. Glazed faience tablets
78. Workshop excavation units
79. Section drawing
80. Trench 54 perimeter wall

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