Syro-Hittite votive pottery figure
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A pottery votive figure in the form of a standing person with applied and incised bird-like features.
Northern Mesopotamia, Syro-Hittite, c. 1200-800 BC
10.9 x 4.3 cms
Repaired on neck (break restored with pale brown plaster), minor losses as seen in the photographs. These figures were ritually broken and therefore seldom survive intact
Ex. private collection, Kent, UK; formerly in a French collection acquired before 1970