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Amulet in the shape of the face of a goddess (Ishtar?)
Northern Mesopotamia (Iraq or Syria)
Middle Assyrian period, 2nd millennium BCE
Faience
H: 9 cm
Bequest of Joseph Ternbach, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: 87.160.565


Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir


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