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Terracotta: AN1931.458

Object: Headless plaque

Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period

Dimensions: H: 11.4cm. W: 3.7cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Ur, (U. 16963)

Description: mouldmade; cream slip on red fabric; nude female with a long, thin body in low relief; hands clasped on abdomen; multiple necklace.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 129

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