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Human Figurine

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
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

Description

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

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006) View Objects in Exhibition

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