Object: Anthropomorphic jar handle
Period: Bronze Age: Early Dynastic Period
Dimensions: H: 9cm. W: 4cm.
Find Spot: Kish, (2702N; grave 147 of a child)
Description: solid; handmodelled; baked; cream slip, pink fabric; prominent nose and blob eyes close to top; incised herringbone from incised triangular chin to broken base.
Reference: Moorey (2004) 58
Follow this link to the Early Dynastic Period in Sumer Chapter of the Catalogue