University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: S.R. Rao

Shipping and Maritime Trade of the Indus People

By: S.R. Rao

Until recently it was generally believed that the Indus civilization was land-locked and its limited trade route leading to Mesopotamia and Elam lay along through Baluchistan and southwestern Iran. It was even said that there was hardly any¬†sizable¬†international trade which could have intensified the cultural activity of the Indus people. Recent explorations have, however, brought […]