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Female Figurine

FEMALE FIGURINE


Terra cotta.
Height. 9,3 cm, Width. 3,2 cm, Depth. 3,4 cm.
Provenance : El-Kadada, C cemetary, sector 22, tomb 15.
Expedition of SFDAS, KDD 22/15/15.
Neolithic.
Khartum National Museum, n° 26969.


The profile shows clearly that this is the figure of a pregnant women. The body and legs are covered with tatoo markings quite distinct from the deep incisions encircling the body around the hips.




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