Figurine of a standing bovine

Details

  • Title

    Figurine of a standing bovine

  • Associated place

    Geoy Tepe (GT 1189) (place of excavation)
  • Date

    4000 BC - 350 BC
  • Material and technique

    terracotta, hand-modelled

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    4 cm (length)
    2.5 cm (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Mr T. Burton-Brown, 1949.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1949.990.b

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  • Catalogue text

    Handmodelled; baked; light brownish-grey fabric, slightly burnished; rear legs broken; head missing; squarish body on short legs; punched twice in the rear.

    In: Moorey, P. R. S., Ancient Near Eastern Terracottas (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2005)

Further reading

Moorey, P. R. S., Ancient Near Eastern Terracottas (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2005), 179, p.128, illus. p.128

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