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SUMERIAN TERRACOTTA IDOL

SUMERIAN TERRACOTTA IDOL
Oval plaque molded in high relief decoration with standing frontal figure of Mother Goddess, probably Ashtarut (Astarte), her hair falling over her shoulders, no facial features, holding both hands to her breasts, extremely large striped triangular pubic area. Reverse plain.

H. 11,2 cm. Ex priv. coll. of Nicholas Wright, London, UK, acquired 1980s
2000 – 1900 BC

 2.700

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