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Terracotta: AN1935.780

Object: Bird

Period: Bronze Age: Akkadian to Old Babylonian Period

Dimensions: H: 7cm. L: 7.5cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Ur

Description: handmodelled; baked; reddish-buff fabric; head missing (or perhaps never added); hollow with a rattle inside.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 132

Follow this link to the Akkadian to Old Babylonian Periods in Babylonia Chapter of the Catalogue Part 2