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Figure 5: Sketch of the trepanned skull from approximately 2350–2050 BC (4300–4000 BP) found in Burzahom, which is located approximately 10 km north-east of Srinagar in the Kashmir Valley. The skull, belonging to a female aged between 26 and 30 years, shows a total of 11attempts at trepanation. Reference: Sankhyan, A. R. and G. H. J. Weber. Evidence of Surgery in Ancient India: Trepanation at Burzahom (Kashmir) over 4000 Years Ago. International Journal of Osteoarchaeology 11 (2001): 375-80

Figure 5:  Sketch of the trepanned skull from approximately 2350–2050 BC (4300–4000 BP) found in Burzahom, which is located approximately 10 km north-east of Srinagar in the Kashmir Valley. The skull, belonging to a female aged between 26 and 30 years, shows a total of 11attempts at trepanation.<i> Reference: Sankhyan, A. R. and G. H. J. Weber. Evidence of Surgery in Ancient India: Trepanation at Burzahom (Kashmir) over 4000 Years Ago. International Journal of Osteoarchaeology 11 (2001): 375-80</i>