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Mohenjo-Daro: Mother-Goddess, terracotta figurine

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CollectionsArthur Llewellyn Basham
Title: Mohenjo-Daro: Mother-Goddess, terracotta figurine
Author(s): Frederic, Louis
Keywords: Indus Valley Pottery and Sculpture
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Series/Report no.: Basham Collection
Description: Terra-cotta figurine (height 3 7/8"), Primitive technique, This woman wears a necklace which resembles that worn by the little dancing-girl, but she also has a belt and rudimentary loin-cloth, The top of her head is decorated with a round ornament, She appears to be arranging her hair, The object on her head may be an instrument or a piece of furniture (? stool),
Other Identifiers: ANUA 682-108


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