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Figure of a Bird
Title Figure of a Bird
Title2 Figure of a Bird
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name Archaeological Gallery
Object Type Bead
Main Material Terracotta
Manufacturing Technique Moulding
Main Artist Not Known
Artist's Nationality Indian
Author NA
Country India
Provenance Kaushambi, Uttar Pradesh
Origin Place Kaushambi, Uttar Pradesh
Find Place Kaushambi, Uttar Pradesh
Scribe NA
Style NA
School Not Known
Patron/Dynasty NA
Period / Year of Work Early Historic
Inscription No
Tribe NA
Costume NA
Culture NA
Detailed Description The terracotta bird shape bead in black color may have been used as pendant. Beak portion of the bird partly broken, and wings are in flying posture. Bird may be auspicious because of ornamentation depicted on its wings and neck.
Brief Description The terracotta bird shape bead may have been used as pendant.