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Terracotta: AN1924.253

Object: Upper part of a man clasping a kid or a lamb

Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period

Dimensions: H: 6.1cm. W: 4.6cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Tell Uhaimir, (HMR 857: Tell Uhaimir, Temple Area: "Great Wall")

Description: handmodelled; baked; cream slip on pink fabric; pinched nose; crudely modelled head and shoulders; broken off at the waist.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 109

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

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