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Object Number:37-16-406
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Tepe Gawra
Locus: Northeast Base
Period: Halaf Period
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Mother Goddess
Height: 8.2 cm
Width: 3.5 cm
Credit Line:American School Oriental Research / University Museum Expedition to Tepe Gawra, Iraq; E. A. Speiser, 1937
Other Number:G6-159 - Field No SF

Description

Seated, holding breasts; one arm and both breasts missing. Pinched head. Eyes and hair shown in black paint; brown painted lines on upper part of body. Above the feet are small applique pellets -- anklets.

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
Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

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