Ubaid Period (5000-4000 BCE)
Fine vegetal-tempered, painted terracotta
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Semitic Museum
Place Made: Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, West Asia, Asia
Not on view
Excavated at Nuzi (Yorghan Tepe) by the Harvard-Baghdad School Expedition, 1927-1931; Semitic Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts; given to present collection, 1942.
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