Figurine of human head

Details

  • Title

    Figurine of human head

  • Associated place

    Jericho (J 36, Layer XI (4073.478.2.54)) (place of excavation)
  • Date

    8500 BC - 3000 BC
  • Material and technique

    terracotta, hand-modelled

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    1.7 cm (width)
    2.5 cm (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by the British School of Archaeology Jerusalem, 1936.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1936.448.b

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  • Catalogue text

    Badly damaged; handmodelled human head.

    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), 5, p.34, illus. p.34

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