Human Figurine


From: Iraq | Ur

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 33-35-20
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq | Ur
Archaeology Area PG PIT W; UE IV: Pit W, in the bottom of the Jemdat Nasr grave stratum, just above the clean silt
Section Near Eastern
Materials Terracotta | Paint
Technique Painted
Iconography Woman

Terracotta. One of the al 'Ubaid female figures; nude but with a black painted girlde. The feet and the body above the waist missing.

Height 9.5 cm
Width 2.5 cm
Depth 2.4 cm
Credit Line British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1933
Other Number U.18527 - Field No SF

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