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Terracotta: AN1931.461

Object: Plaque fragment

Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period

Dimensions: H: 5cm. W: 3.6cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Ur

Description: mouldmade; baked; cream slip on red fabric; worn and discoloured surface; nude female in relief; broken off below the hands; hair dressed close to the head in side-locks; multiple stringed necklace; hands clasped on the abdomen.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 128

Follow this link to the Akkadian to Old Babylonian Periods in Babylonia Chapter of the Catalogue Part 2