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Bead in the Shape of a Fish

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Artist Unknown (Burma)

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c. 6th-8th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Bead in the Shape of a Fish, Artist Unknown (Burma)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Adornment | Stone
Size: 1/2 x 1 x 5/16 in. (1.3 x 2.5 x 0.8 cm)
Creation Place: Burma, Pyu
Culture: Burma
Style: 5th-9th century
Physical Description: pinkish stone carved in the shape of a fish; horizontal hole from open mouth through backside (partially encrusted with dark accretions)
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of the Asian Art Council
Accession Number: 2001.4.51
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009