Figure of a Woman on a Bed card

Figure of a Woman on a Bed

1973.1.93

Currently not on display

Information

Image of a woman and a child lying on four legged bed. Figures such as this one were used as votive offerings in temples or as objects of worship in private homes, and expressed the desire for children and perhaps magically ensured rapid conception. On the back is trace of a a round sticker with blue border. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Incomplete, worn, surface loss, surface dirt.