Object: Standing female
Period: Iron Age
Dimensions: H: 13.5cm. W: 6.2cm.
Region: Northern Levant
Find Spot: no provenance
Description: handmodelled; baked; cream slip on buff core; column-shaped with concave base; fan-shaped hairstyle with ornaments rendered by applied pellets and strips; applied pellet eyes; pinched nose and prominent chin; neither ears nor mouth marked; projecting shoulders; arms bent at the elbows, with applied studded bracelet on each arm; hands, with prominently applied fingers, clasp breasts.
Reference: Moorey (2004) 365
Follow this link to the Northern Levant in the Iron Age Chapter of the Catalogue