Vinca terracotta standing "Bird Goddess"

Oxford Authentications Ltd., Thermoluminescence Analysis Report

Neolithic southeastern Europe, 5th Millennium BC

Height: 16.1 cm. (6 3/8 in.)

#5192

ex: a private Nethrlands collection, acquired 1960's, thence by descent

Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XII. (New York, 2014) p.4

Comparandum: Gimbutas, Marija ; The Goddesses & Gods of Old Europe. Myth & Cult Images (Los Angeles, 1982) no.97 Gimbutas, Marija ; The Language of the Goddess (New York, 19The Language of the Goddess89) p.26-27, figs.39-40