University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 32-20-350
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Middle Assyrian
Provenience: Iraq
Locus: S 6, level II
Period: Billa II
Date Made: 1250-1000 BC
Early Date: -1250
Late Date: -1000
Section:Near Eastern
Height: 6.8cm
Length: 8.5cm
Width: 5.5cm
Credit Line:American School Oriental Research / University Museum Expedition toTell Billa, Iraq; E. A. Speiser, 1932
Other Number2801 - Field No SF


Buff terra-cotta figuring modelled in the shape of a snail [but originally catalogued as a duck]? Applied pellet eyes, mouth/beak broken away, head broken off at neck and repaired. Short flat tail. Hollow, hole punched through back.

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