University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 32-40-21
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: Ur surface?
Period: Ubaid Period
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Reptile
Female
Bust
Height: 4.4cm
Width: 4.5cm
Depth: 2.1cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1932
Other NumberU.18085 - Field No SF

Description

Terra cotta. Al-'Ubaid type. Bust only. Reptilian head projecting forward. Broad flat shoulders. Arms widened. Broken. Female breasts. Eyes aslant. Top of head rises in peak.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006)View Objects in Exhibition

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