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Terracotta: AN1924.302

Object: Dog

Period: Bronze Age: Kassite and Neo-Babylonian Periods

Dimensions: H: 6.2cm. L: 6.7cm. W: 2.7cm.

Region: Iraq (south)

Find Spot: Tell Ingharra/Kish, (no recorded site number; in a room of the "Library")

Description: mouldmade; sun-dried or lightly baked; buffslip, greenish-buff fabric; seated on its haunches; snout broken; curled tail; flat base; inscription on left shoulder.

Reference: Moorey (2004) 190

Follow this link to the Kassite and Neo-Babylonian Periods in Southern Iraq Chapter of the Catalogue