Fragmentary mould for casting a model chariot with solar and lunar symbols

Details

  • Title

    Fragmentary mould for casting a model chariot with solar and lunar symbols

  • Associated place

    Sumer (place of purchase)
  • Date

    4000 BC - 350 BC
  • Material and technique

    terracotta, mould-made

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    8.5 x 8.4 cm (length x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Mr H. Weld-Blundell, 1923.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1923.382

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Further reading

Moorey, P. R. S., Ancient Near Eastern Terracottas (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2005), 138, p.112, illus. p.112

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