This delightful statuette resembles a bright blue faience doll. Its elegant nudity and totally unrealistic color make it an attractive object, but the raison d'être of this anonymous character, fashioned without legs, remains something of a mystery.
Hathor Figurine Egypt, BC The Brooklyn Museum “Statuettes of naked women with incomplete legs, like this example, have been found in Middle Kingdom tombs and houses. Early Egyptologists mistakenly identified them as concubines intended to.
Goddess Figurine This piece, a clay figurine of a female from the Samarra period, was found at Tell Songor A. The cm statue dates back to 5000 BC. Cool link where image turns slowly to view from any angle.