University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 33-35-15
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Diqdiqqeh
Archaeology Area: "Brought in". Diqdiqqeh?
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Nude Woman
Height: 9cm
Width: 4.2cm
Depth: 1.8cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1933
Other NumberU.18306 - Field No SF

Description

Terracotta, light greenish drab caly; molded. Nude female figure with hands on breasts. Head very small and birdlike; hair treated as in archaic Samian statues; hips and thighs grotesquely wide. Complete, but with a poor impression from the mold.


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