Human Figurine


From: Iraq | Ur

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 31-43-444
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq | Ur
Archaeology Area BC; found in the Larsa level below the foundations of the Nebuchadnezzar Temenos wall where that crosses the mausoleum of Amar-Suena
Locus B.C. in filling below floor of intramural chamber of temenos wall
Section Near Eastern
Materials Terracotta
Iconography Bearded Man

Male figure wearing belt and long skirt advancing right and holding with both hands a staff whereon is a bird. A similar relief, U.16467, came from Digdiggah

Height 10.1 cm
Width 4 cm
Depth 2.9 cm
Credit Line British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other Number U.16227 - Field No SF

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