University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: M.K. Dhavalikar

An Early Farmer’s Village in Central India

By: H.D. Sankalia and Z.D. Ansari and M.K. Dhavalikar

The first prehistoric farming communities excavated in central India were found at the sites of Nasik, Jorwe and Nevasa (Sankalia and Deo 1955; Sankalia, Deo, Ansari and Ehrhardt 1960). These excavations gave us a broad outline of the distribution and nature of these prehistoric peoples. To fill this in we looked for a settlement where […]