Object: Female figurine
Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period
Dimensions: H: 7.5cm. W: 6.cm.
Find Spot: Tell Uhaimir, (HMR 893: Tell Uhaimir: Temple Area: Great Court)
Description: handmodelled; baked; greenish-buff fabric; naked; arms and legs broken off; pinched nose; hair, marked by incised lines, falls in a large projecting curl at the back of the neck (now broken); multiple choker necklace of punched circles; band of punched circles also representing a necklace above the breasts; traces of applied breasts and navel now missing; pubic triangle depicted with incised lines and punched circles; projecting hips; line incised down the back representing the necklace counterpoise.
Reference: Moorey (2004) 106
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