University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 31-43-332
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Period: Post Agade
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Hedgehog?
Height: 4.2cm
Length: 7.7cm
Width: 5.9cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931

Description

Light-brown terracotta figurine of animal with short stumpy legs, pointed tail, and head with pointed snout. Round pellet eyes applied. Coat indicated by vertical comb markings, raised smooth area on back. Solid. Hedge Hog?


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