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    Handmodelled; baked; cream slip; anthropomorphic handle: prominent blob eyes framed all round by applied clay running into a prominent nose; mouth incised and chin modelled; pointed breasts; incised band of herringbone from chin to pubic area which forms one of a series of hatched triangles round the shoulder

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

Further reading

Moorey, P. R. S., Ancient Iraq (Assyria and Babylonia) (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1976), illus. 21

Moorey, P. R. S., Ancient Near Eastern Terracottas (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2005), 64, p.67, illus. p.67

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