|Current Location:||Collections storage|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Hermann V. Hilprecht, Expedition to Nippur III, 1896|
|Other Number||PBS XVI: 3 - Other Number|
CBS Register: torso of terracotta figurine, naked woman with necklace, pudenta, breast, left wanting, and nable prominently indicated.early Babylonian.
PBS XVI: nude woman supporting or pressing her breasts with both hands, the traditional attitude of the Oriental servant of love. The figure is hand-modelled, flat and broad. The arms are pieces attached apart. FIngers and necklace and incised. The pubes is triangular patch with seven rows of dots. Breasts and navel are pellets of clay as usual in the most simple or primitive stage of hand-modelling. The two legs run into a point.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Archaeologists and Travelers in Ottoman Lands (26 Sep 2010 - 26 Jul 2011)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1930. Terra-Cottas from Nippur. XVI. 1-52, 445 plates.||View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference|
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