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Terracotta: AN1924.209

Object: Upright-handled jar

Period: Bronze Age: Early Dynastic Period

Dimensions: H: 4.6cm. W: 2cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Kish, (842; grave 3 of a child)

Description: handmodelled; baked; cream slip on buff fabric; anthropomorphic handle: prominent nose only.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 62

Follow this link to the Early Dynastic Period in Sumer Chapter of the Catalogue