workman: ancientart: A 5500 year old female figurine from Predynastic Egypt.From Ma'mariya, Egypt, painted terracotta, ca. BC, about tall.Representations of female figures with highly abstracted forms occur throughout most of the Predynastic Period.
Female Figurine This figurine, one of the oldest statuettes ever excavated in Egypt, perhaps represents a priestess or a goddess dancing or performing ritualized mourning at a funeral ritual. Medium: Terracotta, painted Reportedly From: Ma’mariya, Egypt D
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.
Another view of one of the most artistically beautiful images of the Great She - Nathor Nile River Goddess. An important Egyptian fertility bird Goddess (c. Her arms make me think this was supposed to hook onto something.