Toy in the Form of a Mythical Aquatic Creature (Makara)

Period: Shunga–Kushan period
Date: 1st century B.C.–A.D. 1st century
Culture: India (Uttar Pradesh, probably Kausambi)
Medium: Terracotta
Dimensions: H. 3 in. (7.6 cm); W. 2 7/8 in. (7. 3 cm); L. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers Fund, by exchange, 2010
Accession Number: 2010.207

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