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Animal Figurine

Object Number:31-43-353
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Diqdiqqeh
Archaeology Area: Diqdiqqeh
Period: Ur III
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Ram
Height: 5.5 cm
Width: 4.7 cm
Depth: 6.4 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other Number:U.17186 - Field No SF

Description

Buff to orange terra cotta head of a ram. Body broken away and missing. Hollow. Eye, horns, and wool indicated by applied pellets. Incised detail on horn, mouth. One side only preserved.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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