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Pottery Figurine from Tell al-Sa'idiyya

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 18 February 2019
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This is the upper half of a female figurine. Her facial features, hair, and necklace were carefully made in spite of being small in size. The breasts are prominent. Late Bronze Age, 1550-1200 BCE. From Tell al-Sa'idiyya, Jordan Valley, Jordan. (The Jordan Museum, Amman, Jordan).

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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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