<em>Female Figurine</em>, ca. 3650 B.C.E.-3300 B.C.E. Clay, pigment, 9 1/4 x 3 1/2 x 1 3/4 in. (23.5 x 8.9 x 4.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 07.447.500. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.07.447.500_fertilegoddess.jpg)

Female Figurine

Medium: Clay, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 3650 B.C.E.-3300 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 9 1/4 x 3 1/2 x 1 3/4 in. (23.5 x 8.9 x 4.4 cm)



Accession Number: 07.447.500

Image: CUR.07.447.500_fertilegoddess.jpg,Fertile Goddess Installation (2008-2009)

Catalogue Description:
Terracotta figurine of a woman, with uplifted arms. Rather small breasts. Flat torso. Long legs, peg-shaped, extremely faintly separated. Buff pottery, painted red on body; white, indicating cloth, from hips down. Condition: Arms repaired at shoulder. Head and neck and arms from elbows on lacking. Foot end damaged. Paint mostly gone.

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