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Terracotta: AN1924.243

Object: Plaque fragment

Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period

Dimensions: H: 8.6cm. W: 5cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Kish, (519)

Description: mouldmade; baked; cream slip on buff fabric; heavy locks of hair frame the face; broad, choker necklace; hands cup the breasts; narrow waist, exaggerated hips; lower limbs missing.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 122

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