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    ANCIENT NEAR EAST. Syria-Mesopotamia, ca. 500-300 BC. Reclining terracotta votive figure of a woman. Probably depicting Venus or Astarte, the nude figure in rather stiff semi-seated post with arms on her knees. Figure is 8.25" (20.5 cm) long and is rather carelessly recomposed from several large fragments, with epoxy fill. Brown coloration overall. Reclines on modern "bean bag" prop.

    From the Estate of Gloria and Melville B. Nimmer, Westwood, CA.

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