Model of an equid's head and upper neck

Details

  • Title

    Model of an equid's head and upper neck

  • Associated place

    Chagar Bazar (A.722 site B.D, level 1) (place of excavation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    terracotta

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    4.3 cm (length)
    4 cm (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Allocated by the Trustees of the British Museum and the British School of Archaeology in Iraq, 1937.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1937.215

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  • Catalogue text

    Handmodelled; baked; pink fabric; appliqué clay bands, punched with open circles, on either side of the head, joined by a clay band under the jaw.

    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), 291, p.179, illus. p.179

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