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Terracotta: AN1968.390

Object: Body of a horse with headless rider

Period: Bronze Age: Kassite and Neo-Babylonian Periods

Dimensions: W: 5.5cm. H: 7cm.

Region: Iraq (south)

Find Spot: Tell Ingharra/Kish, (X344: "surface")

Description: handmodelled; buff core, cream slip; front of head, legs and rump missing, riding clasping back of horses neck.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 213

Follow this link to the Kassite and Neo-Babylonian Periods in Southern Iraq Chapter of the Catalogue