Hittites Nail Idol

Period: Mid 2nd millennium B.C.
Material: Bronze
Dimensions: 8.3 cm high
Price: Sold
Ref: 6013
Provenance: Collection Funke-Auffermann, Germany
Condition: Intact
Description: The nail idol has an arrow-like, stylized body tapering off to the end. The head is exceptional for this idol, three dimensionally formed. Mouth, nose, eyes and ears are distinctly elaborated. The figure wears a high, pointed cap with a broad brim. The offset stump of arms aligned downwards.
Culture: Asia Minor