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Summary

Bronze figurine from Horoztepe. Museum of Anatolian Civilisations 18529.

Class:

  • Find
  • visible
  • Location ± 25-100 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Horoztepe

Bronze Age necropolis

Horoztepe

Bronze Age settlement

Ibora

Ibora

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The bronze figurine of mother breast feeding child  was discovered in one Horoztepe royal tomb dates back to ca 2300 BC. The sculpure is 20.4 cm high.

See:

  1. https://tr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horoztepe
  2. Stephanie Lynn Budin, .Images of Woman and Child from the Bronze Age: Reconsidering Fertility, Maternity, and Gender in the Ancient World, Cambridge University Press, 2011, pp. 178ff