Let’s find the Confident Chicken!
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Did you Know? The Chicken symbolizes confidence, honesty and motivation. A chicken will speak his or her mind and loves being social. In Chinese, the zodiac animal reads as chicken, but it is translated as rooster in English. Where is the chicken on this tray? What could this tray be used for?

Tray, 2nd century C.E., Chinese. Earthenware with unfired pigments. 34-218