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Terracotta: AN1931.167

Object: Sitting animal (?)

Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period

Dimensions: H. 7.5cm.

Region: Sumer

Description: handmodelled; baked; buff fabric; splayed out front and rear legs broken off; flat back; prominent chest with incised central and radiating lines; pointed snout; blob eyes applied in clay.

Reference: ANET-23Bronze1MesII-Catalogue-1.