Standing female figurine, possibly a double-flute player

On display

Details

  • Title

    Standing female figurine, possibly a double-flute player

  • Associated place

  • Date

    700 - 600 BC
  • Material and technique

    terracotta

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    12.5 cm (height)
    5.1 cm (width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Sir Leonard Woolley, 1914.

  • Museum location

    Ground floor | Gallery 18 | Ancient Cyprus
  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1914.796

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Further reading

Moorey, P. R. S., Cemeteries of the First Millennium B.C. at Deve Hüyük, near Carchemish, Salvaged by T. E. Lawrence and C. L. Woolley in 1913: With a Catalogue Raisonné of the Objects in Berlin, Cambridge, Liverpool, London and Oxford, British Archaeological Reports International Series, 87 (Oxford: B.A.R, 1980), 567

Moorey, P. R. S., Ancient Near Eastern Terracottas (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2005), 363, p.230, illus. p.230

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