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Terracotta: AN1932.627

Object: Quadruped

Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period

Dimensions: H: 4cm. L: 6.5cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Kish, (K.1733(?): Tell Ingharra, trench C-12 at 2 metres depth where the surface of the tell is 3 metres above plain level)

Description: handmodelled; baked; greyish-black fabric; legs missing; head damaged but leaving traces of curled horns, perhaps a ram .

Reference: Moorey (2004) 105

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