About this object

History of use

Often found in votive deposits. Also have been found in tombs and in households.

Cultural context

religious; votive offering

Physical description

Figure representing a female with a flared base, a pinched head with a flat top, and a flattened upper body with rounded sides and two protruding bumps representing breasts. Painted with black lines emphasizing the features of the face, a black band at the neck and waist, undulating vertical lines on the torso, and vertical lines on the base.