Venus Figurine Fragment


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Venus Figurine Fragment   (2000.17.0108)
Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Religious Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Europe, West, Greece
Period/Date Early Neolithic, 6800 - 5600 BCE
Culture Thessalonian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 6.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 4.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 3.7 cm
Weight 193 g
Measuring Remarks Weight includes stand in measurements.
Materials Ceramic--Earthenware
Manufacturing Processes Firing, Handbuilding
Munsell Color Information Light Brown (7.5YR 6/6) -Overall front. Grayish Yellowish Brown (10YR 5/2) -Darker back.

Research Remarks

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Comparanda N/A
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Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Harlan J. and Pamela Berk
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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