KE 1177 (Terracotta Figurine of Child) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
S 50
Typological identification
Terracotta Figurine
Description
Round face with thick, fleshy features and spreading hair. Child or Eros? Moldmade; hollow.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fine, light buff clay. Corinthian coroplastic fabric?
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves front half of middle to lower face and upper neck. Slight to moderate, sparse abrasion, scoring, and chipping.
Preserved height
0.042
Preserved width
0.052
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Person (Visual Motif)
File
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1177 (Terracotta Figurine of Child).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1177>