Object: Nude female
Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period
Dimensions: H: 6.8cm. W: 2.7cm.
Find Spot: Kish, (X.156: Tell Ingharra: Hillock A: A3 from a room)
Description: mouldmade; baked; buff fabric; very worn surface; pierced diagonally at the top for suspension; elaborate, tall headdress; head with an extension on each side pierced through with four small holes one above the other; hands cupping breasts; feet missing; incised signs(?); on the back.
Reference: Moorey (2004) 84
Follow this link to the Akkadian to Old Babylonian Periods in Babylonia Chapter of the Catalogue Part 1
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