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Terracotta: AN1948.487

Object: Body fragment of a female figurine

Period: Bronze Age: Middle Bronze Age I

Dimensions: H: 5.5cm. W: 4.1cm.

Region: Syria

Find Spot: Tell Atchana/Alalakh, (AT39: 42: Level III: G18-H18)

Description: handmodelled; baked; flat back; headless and legless; greyish-buff fabric; stub arms (one lost); single-band necklace with incisions; incised cross-bands on chest; round cavity for navel; rouletted lines representing genital area; pronounced hips.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 259

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