University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Paul Yule

The Copper Hoards of Northern India

By: Paul Yule

In 1870, while tending cattle, two young boys in the village of Ghangaria in central India noticed a long metal object poking out of the ground. Grubbing at the spot revealed many more such pieces, and soon word of the find reached local officials. The discovery of this hoard, with over five hundred copper and […]