Terracotta statue of a large dog

The dog has been identified as being related to the modern mastiff dogs. Its front legs are missing and it was originally painted brown, some paint is still visible. It has a broad collar around the neck with a kassite cross on its neck. The statue is 11inch high. 

From Insin (probably)

Babylonian, 1800 - 1600 BC

Source: California Museum of Ancient Art 

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