Location: On Display in the Middle East Galleries
From: Iraq | Ur
Curatorial Section: Near Eastern
|Current Location||Middle East Galleries - On Display|
|Provenience||Iraq | Ur|
|Archaeology Area||found a little above floor level in No. 8-10 Paternoster Row|
|Locus||A.H. above House 24|
one of the very large terracottas such as seem to have stood at the doors of shrines: A goddess wearing the horned mitre and holding the jar from which come streams of water; she ahs a short-sleeved garment of the kaunakes type but the flounces instead of being in tiers are in long wavy lines like water. "The Goddess of the Waters"
|Credit Line||British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931|
|Other Number||U.16959 - Field No SF|
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