Hand-modeled female figure with bird-like facial features, including applied eyes and a pointed beak-like nose. At the nape a trapezoidal hair design fixed with a clay strip.
Her left arm placed over the chest, the other to her thigh. Wide angular shoulders. The neck enhanced with a collar of tiny beads.
The body in the shape of a simple column with slightly evert foot.
H. 10.4 cm (4.1 in)
Near Eastern, Syro-Hittite, 2nd Millennium BC
Intact and fine. Surface slightly worn and discolored.
Provenance: Herbert A. Cahn, Basel (1990s)
Ex inventory Herbert A. Cahn and Jean-David Cahn, Basel, until July 2019.
The authenticity of the object is unconditionally guaranteed.