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Terracotta: AN1927.3282

Object: Headless female figurine

Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period

Dimensions: H: 7.1cm. W: 4.5cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Kish, (X.457: Monument Z)

Description: hand-modelled; baked; cream slip on a pink core; columnar with damaged hollow base (free-standing); conical breasts in applied clay; right arm held down her side; left arm bent at the elbow with the hand cupping the left breast.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 72

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

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