Carved Conch with Lakshmi-Narayana

Period: Pala period
Date: 11th–12th century
Culture: India (possibly West Bengal) or Bangladesh
Medium: Shell with silver additions
Dimensions: H. 8 1/16 in. (20.5 cm); W. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm); D. 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm)
Classification: Shell
Credit Line: Gift of Evelyn Kossak, The Kronos Collections, 1986
Accession Number: 1986.501.6

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