Human Figurine


From: Iraq | Diqdiqqeh

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 33-35-27
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq | Diqdiqqeh
Archaeology Area Diqdiqqeh
Section Near Eastern
Materials Terracotta
Iconography Woman

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.

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

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