Figurine of horse with perforated maneOn display
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Figurine of horse with perforated mane
Material and technique
terracotta, hand-modelled and pierced
Dimensions5.3 cm (height)
6.1 cm (length)
No. of items
Presented by The Trustees of the British Museum from Excavations by Mallowan, 1938.
Museum locationGround floor | Gallery 19 | Ancient Near East
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Handmodelled; baked; buff fabric; front of head and chest damaged; upright mane pierced through twice.
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), 281, p.178, illus. p.178