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Accession_Number REDMG:1953.25.96
adlib_title figurine
Shape Figurine
Shape_description Fragment
Material Terracotta
Fabric
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 7/4
Decoration Head of a female with hair tied up into a bundle at the back of her head and appearing to wear a head dress of some sort. Traces of red paint on hair at back of head and on head dress. Long, smooth neck and face with flesh coloured clay.
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Condition Facial features quite worn but enough remains to distinguish gender. Built up with grey deposits.
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Image
2003.93.0199.jpg
2003.93.0199.jpg
Front view of a figurine fragment, showing a female head.
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2006.20.0673.jpg
2006.20.0673.jpg
Front view of a figurine fragment, showing the front of a female head.
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2006.20.0674.jpg
2006.20.0674.jpg
Front view of a figurine fragment, showing the side profile of a female head.
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2006.20.0675.jpg
2006.20.0675.jpg
Front view of a figurine fragment, showing the back of a female head.
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2006.20.0677.jpg
2006.20.0677.jpg
Front view of a figurine fragment, showing the front of a female head.
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Height 5.0
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. Widest point 3.2 Thickest point 3.4
Location 11.1.13
Edited_by Denise
Date_edited 15 August 2002
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