Object: Body of a quadruped (?equid)
Period: Iron Age
Dimensions: L: 6.5cm. W: 4cm.
Region: Southern Levant, Judah
Find Spot: (Jerusalem no. 7365: Jmp A1103.3)
Description: baked; handmodelled; pinkish-red fabric with buff core; legless and headless; along the lower right side are enigmatic protrusions which may have been related to a rider originally set on its back; they seem too high to be the heads of young suckling.
Reference: Moorey (2004) 325
Follow this link to the Southern Levant in the Iron Age Chapter of the Catalogue