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Figurine

Plaque

Object Number:B15432
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Nude Woman
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur I-IV, 1888-1900
Other Number:PBS XVI: 74 - Other Number

Description

CBS Register: clay plaque relief. Unusual Greek? type. Nude woman with open legs and hand on knees

PBS XVI: nude woman in curious attitude perhaps sitting with hands on her thighs and knees wide aparat. The rude relief is molded. The clay is badly kneaded and cracked.

Bibliography:

[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1930. Terra-Cottas from Nippur.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. ed. Publications of the Babylonian Section. Vol. XVI. pg. 1-52, 445 plates Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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