Seated goddess holding a young leopard to her breast. Baked clay. From Hacılar (near Burdur), mid 6th millennium BC.The sculpture depicted the bonds between the mother goddess and the untamed world. Correspondent: J.M.Criel, Antwerpen.Source: ‘Anadolu Uygarlıkları’ (Anatolian Civilisations) – Prof.Dr. Ekrem Akurgal
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