Image: Lynn Fawcett
Image: Lynn Fawcett

This is a pictograph of a pen, to which bars have been added across the top. In other words, it is a cage. In this instance, there are three spaces between the vertical bars, which gives us a size three cage.

Illustrative Text Reference:

Mohenjo-daro: Seal: M-34 a: Jagat Pati Joshi and Asko Parpola, 1987: Corpus of Indus Seals and Inscriptions: Volume 1: Page 18: Collections in India: Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia.

Image Credit:

Cage Size 3: Lynn Fawcett, 2018.