Tell Halaf painted pottery figure

W54

£180.00

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A pottery fertility figure in the form of a seated woman with painted details and applied breasts and navel.

Culture
Northern Mesopotamia, Tell Halaf, c. 6000-5100 BC

Size
4 x 2.3 cms

Condition
Most of head missing and one leg chipped, one applied pellet breast lost

Provenance
Ex. private collection, Cambridgeshire, UK. Formerly in the collection of Igor Karmiloff (1925-2016); acquired between the 1950s and early 1990s.

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