Woman's Figurine Clay Mold

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 12 August 2015
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Woman's Figurine Clay Mold

Clay mold which was used for making a woman's figurine. The woman is naked and she stands and holds her breasts by her hands. From Mesopotamia, modern-day Iraq. Old Babylonian period, 2003-1959 BCE. The Sulaymaniyah Museum, Iraq.

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2015, August 12). Woman's Figurine Clay Mold. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/4017/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Woman's Figurine Clay Mold." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 12, 2015. https://www.ancient.eu/image/4017/.

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Woman's Figurine Clay Mold." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 12 Aug 2015. Web. 03 Aug 2020.

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