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Cult Object

Eye-Idol

Object Number:37-16-53
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Tepe Gawra
Archaeology Area: sub Level XIa
Locus: Level - under XI A
Tepe Gawra, 4 K, in "cult" door
Period: Gawra Sub XIa
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Credit Line:American School Oriental Research / University Museum Expedition to Tepe Gawra, Iraq; E. A. Speiser, 1937
Other Number:G6-74 - Field No SF

Description

Sun baked clay. Flat base, oval plan, two long sides meeting at an arched top; 2 holes through width at middle. One corner missing.

Bibliography:

[Book] Rothman, Mitchell S. 2002. Tepe Gawra: the Evolution of a Small, Prehistoric Center in Northern Iraq.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. pg. xxii, 494 p. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 306/ Cat. 22View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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