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Human Figurine Fragment

Object Number:37-16-382
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Tepe Gawra
Archaeology Area: Level XV
Locus: Level XV
Tepe Gawra, 3 '0'
Period: Gawra XV
Date Made: 5000-4500 BCE
Early Date: -5000
Late Date: -4500
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Mother Goddess
Credit Line:American School Oriental Research / University Museum Expedition to Tepe Gawra, Iraq; E. A. Speiser, 1937
Other Number:G6-570 - Field No SF

Description

Terra cotta. One breast, lower part of body missing. Red painted decoration. Attempted repair with bitumen.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006) View Objects in Exhibition

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