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Terracotta: AN1939.614

Object: Upper part of a nude female figurine

Period: Bronze Age: Middle Bronze Age I

Dimensions: H: 6.4cm. W: 3.8cm.

Region: Syria

Find Spot: Tell Brak, (JJI)

Description: crudely handmodelled; baked; grey core, chocolate brown slip; schematic rendering of features on the head; right arm broken off; left arm brought round to cup the left breast as the right arm probably cupped the right; top of head damaged and lower body broken off.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 269

Follow this link to the Bronze Age Syria Chapter of the Catalogue Part 2