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Terracotta: AN1932.626

Object: Quadruped

Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period

Dimensions: H: 5.3cm. L: 6.3cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Kish, (K.1676: Tell Ingharra, trench C-11 at 2 metres depth where the surface of the tell is 6 metres above plain level)

Description: handmodelled; baked; cream slip pink fabric; rear hooves slightly damaged; upright, slightly inward curving horns indicate a bovid .

Reference: Moorey (2004) 104

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