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Terracotta: AN1925.227

Object: Upright-handled jar

Period: Bronze Age: Early Dynastic Period

Dimensions: H: 6cm. W: 2.4cm.

Region: Sumer

Find Spot: Kish, (2577C; grave 123 of a child)

Description: handmodelled; baked; red fabric; anthropomorphic handle plain save for a prominent nose and blob eyes.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 67

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