Human Figurine


From: Iraq | Ur

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 31-16-735
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq | Ur
Archaeology Area PFT, E7, -1250; UE IV: Pit F, sq. E7, level 5.50 m.
Period Ubaid Period
Section Near Eastern
Materials Terracotta | Paint
Technique Painted
Iconography Nude | Woman | Bust

CBS Register: U.15346. clay figurine. pre-flood woman fragt. Bust. Painted black on shoulders.

UE IV: one of two clay figurines, fragments of, from similar but not the same figures of nude females hand-modelled in green clay with details in black paint. trunk only, from neck to waist

Height 3.6 cm
Width 4.1 cm
Depth 1.6 cm
Credit Line British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other Number U.15356a - Field No SF

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