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Terracotta: AN1967.964

Object: Anthropomorphic jar handle

Period: Bronze Age: Early Dynastic Period

Dimensions: H: 8.1cm. W: 4.6cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Kish

Description: solid; handmodelled; baked; cream slip; prominent nose and eyebrows; blob eyes; pointed breasts; incised vertical lines.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 61

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