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Statuette of Tanit

Classification
Dimensions
height: 13.25 cm
Date
425–375 B.C.
Material
Iconography
Findspot
Inventory
84.6.A
ID
Hyp-6604
References
Linder, in Archeology 26 (1973)

The terracotta figurine depicts Tanit, Aphrodite’s counterpart in Semitic religion. The identification of the statuette is made possible by the Tanit-sign and by her hand touching her breast.