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Syro-Hittite Bird Faced Fertility Goddess, Astarte

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Syro-Hittite Bird Faced Fertility Goddess, Astarte

Syro-Hittite Pottery Fertility Goddess, Bird Faced Goddess. Astarte the Israelite Goddess of Fertility, Cream colored clay goddess with large ears, pointed nose and expressive eyes, conical breasts and primitive drapery. Hands missing and small chip on frontal base. Ancient Asia Minor (Syria/Turkey), 2nd Millennium B.C.E. On custom base, 4 3/4" high (without base).

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