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|Archaeology Area:||found a little above floor level in No. 8-10 Paternoster Row|
|Locus:||A.H. above House 24|
|Credit Line:||British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931|
|Other Number:||U.16959 - Field No SF|
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"
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|Discovering the Past: Highlights from the University Museum (IBM) (20 Jun 1989 - 20 Aug 1989)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[Book] Woolley, Charles L. Ur Excavations: The Old Babylonian Period.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Plate 64/Figure 1||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[Book] Olbrantz, John, and Kawami, Trudy S. 2013. Breath of Heaven, Breath of Earth: Ancient Near Eastern Art from American Collections.. University of Washington Press. : Page/Fig./Plate: 89/7||View Objects related to this|
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