KE 922 (Terracotta Figurine of Dove) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
S 24
Typological identification
Terracotta Figurine
Description
Dove. Facing forward; body and tail extended. Handmade.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fine, salmon buff clay.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Three joining fragments preserve body and head but missing attached wings. Slight, extensive abrasion and scoring.
Preserved length
0.063
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Bird (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 922 (Terracotta Figurine of Dove).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0922>