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Animal Figurine

Object Number:B2857
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Period: Parthian Period
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Dog
Bitch
Puppy
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur I,1889
Other Number:PBS XVI: 284 - Other Number
Peters Cat No. X246 - Other Number

Description

CBS Register: Terracotta figurine, dog with puppies. (white enamelled) Parthian.

PBS XVI: Bitch with seven cubs. Two are missing. Group modelled by hand.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Peace Around the World: Toys and Games for All the Ages (08 Dec 1996 - 31 Aug 1997) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1930. Terra-Cottas from Nippur.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. ed. Publications of the Babylonian Section. Vol. XVI. pg. 1-52, 445 plates Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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