University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 31-43-315
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Diqdiqqeh
Archaeology Area: Diqdiqqeh
Locus: Diqdiqqeh
Period: Ur III
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Dove
Height: 4.6cm
Width: 2.7cm
Depth: 7.5cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other NumberU.17190 - Field No SF

Description

UE VII: bird, perhaps a dove, with incised detail. Dove of buff terra cotta. Facing forward, wing feathers deeply incised in rows across the back, vertical incised lines on throat and breast. Flat base.


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