13 June 2000
TWO NORTH SYRIAN TERRACOTTA FIGURES
circa 3rd millennium b.c.
Each cylindrical in shape with a long flaring gown, one wearing an elaborate necklace, her hair ornately fashioned, with pinched nose and pellet eyes, her arms curved under her breasts; and one with a tall crown with a ribbed band, her hair a series of plaits falling to her shoulders, wearing large earrings, with pellet eyes and pinched nose, with broad square shoulders, her arms bent and held out, pierced at each elbow
9½ in. (24.1 cm) high for the first (2)
Dr. Elie Borowski
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