Human Figurine Fragment


From: Iraq | Tepe Gawra

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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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
Section Near Eastern
Materials Terracotta
Iconography Mother Goddess

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

Credit Line American School Oriental Research / University Museum Expedition to Tepe Gawra, Iraq; E. A. Speiser, 1937
Other Number G6-570 - Field No SF

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