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Terracotta: AN1967.962

Object: Fragment of a plaque

Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period

Dimensions: H: 5.5cm. W: 4.4cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Kish, (Y.40: Tell Ingharra, surface)

Description: mouldmade; cream slip, buff fabric; very worn surface; bearded standing man facing right; details of a garment visible on right shoulder; left arm bent at the elbow and held across the body with the right below it (?); then the plaque is broken off.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 89

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

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