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Terracotta: AN1924.304

Object: Dog

Period: Bronze Age: Kassite and Neo-Babylonian Periods

Dimensions: H: 5.2cm. L: 4.7cm. W: 2.2cm.

Region: Iraq (south)

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

Description: mouldmade; sun-dried or lightly baked; buff slip, greyish-buff fabric; seated on its haunches; head and tail broken off; left shoulder damaged where the inscription would be expected; flat base; very like nos 190-1

Reference: Moorey (2004) 192

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