Orange to buff terracotta figurine of a cheetah. Sitting, Legs Drawn Up on Either Side; Tail Applied, Curves up Back; Arms Missing; Tiny applied pellet eyes; Incised Nose/Mouth; Rectangular slot in head. Hollow.
UE VII: Bear (?) The hollowed base and a groove in the top of the head imply that it was a decorative element in some large object
Joint British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Near East Study Room (1955 - 1982)
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