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Date8500 BC - 3000 BC
Tell Halaf Period (6000 - 5000 BC)
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Handmodelled; coarse dark fabric; lightly fired or sun-dried; smooth surface; barrel-shaped body with rump broken off; forelegs conjoined in a featureless projection; massive horns, now broken; pinched head with eyes pierced right through; hole through the body below the horns.
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), 23, p.40, illus. p.49