Clay Figurines

Neo-Assyrian

c. 800-600 BC

Found Nimrud, Iraq

Clay bird-headed ‘apkallu’ figurines. This figure is recorded as having been found ‘in a brick receptacle let into the floor’. It is probably part of an original deposit of seven.

Source: British Museum

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