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Terracotta: AN1967.960

Object: Anthropomorphic jar handle

Period: Bronze Age: Early Dynastic Period

Dimensions: H: 7cm. W: 5.8cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Kish, (Y.136: Tell Ingharra: surface)

Description: solid; handmodelled; baked; cream slip; prominent nose, blob eyes and incised necklace.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 60

Follow this link to the Early Dynastic Period in Sumer Chapter of the Catalogue