Object: Anthropomorphic jar handle
Period: Bronze Age: Early Dynastic Period
Dimensions: H: 5cm. W: 5cm.
Find Spot: Kish, (X.104: trench A.3 above the area where the Y Sounding was later dug)
Description: solid; handmodelled; baked; pink fabric; broken off with part of rim to which it was attached; heavily arched eyebrows running down sides of face and into prominent nose; blob eyes; prominent pointed breasts; broken off just below them.
Reference: Moorey (2004) 59
Follow this link to the Early Dynastic Period in Sumer Chapter of the Catalogue