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Plaque of a goddess

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

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

Accession Number

1983.584

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects