Object: Upright-handled jar
Period: Bronze Age: Early Dynastic Period
Dimensions: W: 6cm.
Find Spot: Kish, (2133B; grave 75 of a woman); H(max): 8.5
Description: handmodelled; baked; cream slip, buff fabric. anthropomorphic handle: prominent nose; double-blob eyes; jawline marked out by incised circles; small breasts; abdomen and pubic triangle (extending onto the body of the jar); marked by alternating rows of short incised lines.
Reference: Moorey (2004) 65
Follow this link to the Early Dynastic Period in Sumer Chapter of the Catalogue