Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Sorcery and magic
Magical devicesFertility figurines
PRE-CLASSICAL ICONOGRAPHY
Western Asia
Conception and pregnancyFertility figurines
ERANOS ARCHIVE
87-103. The Great Mother
95. Babylonia, Phoenicia, Cyprus
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Mesopotamian and Susa
DATE
2400 BC - 2300 BC
LOCATION
Paris, Musée du Louvre
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Eranos Archive presented by Olga Froebe-Kapteyn (95, 52)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Christian Zervos, L'art de la Mésopotamie de la fin du quatrième millénaire au XVe siècle avant notre ère, Paris 1935, fig. p. 174
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RELATIONS
Musée du Louvre (figure at left, from Susa)
Contact
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