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Terracotta: AN1922.189

Object: Headless and feetless nude female

Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period

Dimensions: H: 14.5cm. (originally); W: 6.1cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Unprovenanced

Description: mouldmade; cream fabric; shaved sides; the moulding is poor and the details of the hands and breasts are obscure. When registered in 1922, according to a drawing in the register, it had a head now lost.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 133

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