Ancient Near Eastern Terracottas (ANET)

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Terracotta: AN1924.256

Object: Plaque

Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period

Dimensions: H: 8.1cm. W: 5.7cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Tell Uhaimir, (846: Tell Uhaimir: Temple Area: Well Court (at 6 metres depth)

Description: sundried or lightly baked; brown fabric; extremely crudely cut figure of a full-face man, broken off at knee level; conical cap; conical beard; stick-like arms, the left bent at the elbow and raised; the right held down the side.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 110

Follow this link to the Akkadian to Old Babylonian Periods in Babylonia Chapter of the Catalogue Part 1