Figurine of a dog with cuneiform inscriptionOn display
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Figurine of a dog with cuneiform inscription
Material and technique
Dimensions6.5 cm (height)
2.7 cm (width)
6.7 cm (length)
No. of items
Presented by the Oxford Field Museum Expedition, 1924.
Museum locationGround floor | Gallery 19 | Ancient Near East
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Mouldmade; sun-dried or lightly baked; buffslip, greenish-buff fabric; seated on its haunches; snout broken; curled tail; flat base; inscription on left shoulder.
In: Moorey, P. R. S., Ancient Near Eastern Terracottas (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2005)
Moorey, P. R. S., Ancient Near Eastern Terracottas (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2005), 190, p.139, illus. p.139