Object: Fragment of the face of a goddess from a relief plaque
Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period
Dimensions: W: 4.8cm.
Find Spot: Tell Uhaimir, (2489: Tell Uhaimir: "House Ruins: surface"); H: 6.4cm
Description: mouldmade; baked; cream slip on pink fabric; two tiered mural crown, with niched facades resting on a plain platform with a single pair of horns in relief on the front; a four-rowed choker necklace frames a delicately modelled face.
Reference: Moorey (2004) 111
Follow this link to the Akkadian to Old Babylonian Periods in Babylonia Chapter of the Catalogue Part 1