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jewelry. and found some clothes.Mohenjo-Daro Mohenjo-Daro means mounds of the death it was destroyed and the people search. skeletons and also many other precious things .

"We may not be certain that she was a dancer. in the world. and legs slightly forward as she beats time to the music with her legs and feet. another archeologist at Mohenjo-daro. I think. She's about fifteen years old I should think."John Marshall.500 years old. not more.Dancing girl • A bronze statuette dubbed the "Dancing Girl". was found in Mohenjo-daro in 1926. 10. described the figure as "a young girl. but she was good at what she did and she knew it". perfectly confident of herself and the world.3 in) high and some 4.8 centimetres (4. There's nothing like her. but she stands there with bangles all the way up her arm and nothing else on."[7] The archaeologist Gregory Possehl said of the statuette. In 1973. A girl perfectly. her hand on her hip in a halfimpudent posture. for the moment. British archaeologist Mortimer Wheeler described the item as his favorite statuette: • "There is her little Balochi-style face with pouting lips and insolent look in the eyes. .

and was not rediscovered until 1922. Significant excavation has since been conducted at the site of the city. it was one of the largest settlements of the ancient Indus Valley Civilization.Pakistan. • . and one of the world's earliest majorurban settlements. and Crete. which was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1980. Mohenjo-daro was abandoned in the19th century BC. Mesopotamia. existing at the same time as the civilizations of ancient Egypt.information • an archeological site situated in the province of Sindh. Built around 2600 BC.

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