Figurine of a boarOn display
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Figurine of a boar
Date1420 BC - 1380 BC
Late Bronze Age (Near East) (1500 - 1200 BC)
Material and technique
Dimensions3 cm (height)
2.3 cm (width)
6 cm (length)
No. of items
Allocated by the Trustees of the British Museum, 1936.
Museum locationGround floor | Gallery 19 | Ancient Near East
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Handmodelled; baked; buff fabric; legs missing; ears and rump damaged.
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), 264, p.164, illus. p.164