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Human Figurine

Object Number:33-35-27
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Diqdiqqeh
Archaeology Area: Diqdiqqeh
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Woman
Height: 9 cm
Width: 6.6 cm
Depth: 3 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1933
Other Number:U.18702 - Field No SF

Description

Terracotta, hand-modelled. Grotesque nude female with sharply pointed nose, enormous locks of hair and heavy necklaces. Arms and all body below waist missing and breasts (snow-man technique) broken off.

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