Pre-pottery statue   [59 x 41 cm]

Source of image: Google Arts & Culture
Embroidery: Basma Al-Natoor [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

The painted plaster head of a Pre-Pottery Neolithic B statue discovered at Jericho may have represented a divinity, an ancestor, a mythical figure, or one of the deities of a Neolithic pantheon.

Era: Neolithic Period (9,500—4,000 BCE)

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