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Amorous Couple (Mithuna) with Parrot

A work made of molded terracotta with red slip.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of molded terracotta with red slip.

Date:

1st century B.C.

Artist:

India
West Bengal, Chandraketugarh

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Amorous Couple (Mithuna) with Parrot

Place

West Bengal (Object made in)

Date

100 BCE–1 BCE

Medium

Molded terracotta with red slip

Dimensions

8.4 × 5.4 × 1.4 cm (3 5/16 × 2 1/8 × 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Marilyn Walter-Grounds

Reference Number

1995.475

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