Object: Upright handled jar
Period: Bronze Age: Early Dynastic Period
Dimensions: H: 7cm. W: 5cm.
Find Spot: Kish
Description: handmodelled; baked; cream slip; anthropomorphic handle: prominent nose; raised arched eyebrows (the right is smudged); running down into nose; incised cross-straps; pointed breasts; vertical incised lines denote the pubic triangle.
Reference: Moorey (2004) 69
Follow this link to the Early Dynastic Period in Sumer Chapter of the Catalogue