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Plaque of a goddess

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Old Babylonian Period
1800–1600 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width: 12.2 x 7.5 cm (4 13/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1983.584

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Small, molded terracotta plaque representing a goddess in a flounced robe, facing right, with arms upraised.

Provenance

1983: Given to the MFA by the Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston (from the Zion Research Foundation) December 7, 1983.

Credit Line

Gift of the Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston