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Terracotta: AN1995.62

Object: Plaque fragment

Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period

Dimensions: H: 7.4cm. W: 4.2cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Kish

Description: nude female in low relief broken off at breast level and at ankles; mouldmade; baked; cream slip on pink fabric; hands clasped on her abdomen.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 121

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