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The stone chime, bluish gray in color and flat in a fish-like configuration, has been perforated on the upper side of the fish head for suspension.
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Fish-shaped Stone Chime: Shang Dynasty,unearthed at the graves, Western Yin Ruins, Anyang.
  
       The stone chime, bluishgray in color and flat in a fish-like configuration, has beenperforated on the upper side of the fish head for suspension.Besides the graceful melody, the uniqueness of the shape isoriginal for ancient China’s stone chimes.