This category contains depictions of a human who has their hands on their hips, and their elbows are turned outwards.  Usually females are shown in this position.  

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Object U Number Museum Number (UPM Date Reg Number) Museum Number (BM Registration Number) Museum Number (UPM B-number) Description (Catalog Card)
15379 31-16-734 (none) (none) Clay figurine. Female figure, nude, with hands on waist. She wears a high headdress, or high coiffure, originally covered with bitumen: traces remain of black apint in the eyes and of red paint on the cheeks.
15385 31-16-733 (none) (none) Terracotta figurine. A nude female standing, with the hands resting on the waist. The high head is covered with bitumen to represent hair (this preserved).
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Human/zoomorphic > Position > Hands on Hips