||CANAANITE BRONZE JOINED COUPLE
The male figurine with raised arms and protruding genitals is taller and holds a flat, s-curved weapon, resembling a sickle-sword; the female figurine on the right.
3rd-2nd Millennium BC
H. 3 in. (7.8 cm.)
Ex M.H. collection, USA, since 1990.
Cf. H. Seeden, The Standing Armed Figurines in the Levant (PBF I,1), Munich, 1980, p. 15 ff. pl. 10.