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[40594] Figure, Object, Registered, Asia, Iraq (Mesopotamia), Ur
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Accession Number 40594
Object Name Figure
Description Torso of nude female figure, arms crossed over body underneath breasts. Made from drab pottery, blackened at neck by bitumen applied to as a binding technique to repair the now missing head.
Length (cm) 7.0
Width (cm) 4.2
Primary Materials Pottery
Secondary Materials Bitumen
Site Name Asia, Iraq (Mesopotamia), Ur
Collector Woolley, Sir Charles Leonard
Acquisition The British Museum (Transfer, 1931)
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