From: Iraq | Khafaje
Curatorial Section: Near Eastern
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||Iraq | Khafaje|
|Archaeology Area||Q, 51|
|Date Made||ca. 2600 BCE|
Light cream ware. Applique decoration in form of owl.
[KB: ] its not a handle in the traditional sense that you can use it--its an upright handle typical of this area. All decoration is applied: the hair, the eyes are coiled and then applied, the nose, and a series of small dots around the "neck" as if it were a necklace. very rudimentary.
|Credit Line||Khafaje Expedition; E. A. Speiser and Charles Bache, 1938|
|Other Number||KH 9-236 - Field No SF|
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