Elamite Dog Amulet of the goddess Gula. In ancient Elam, the the dog was related to the goddess Gula, as sacred animals. As the goddess of healing and patroness of doctors, these gold amulet dogs had healing powers.
Female Stone Idol Figurine -- Circa 3000 BCE -- Ancient Near East -- No further reference provided.
A WESTERN ASIATIC COPPER HAND WITH DAGGER CIRCA MID-LATE 3RD MILLENNIUM B.C. The right hand clenching the hilt of a short bronze dagger with a triangular blade, with stylized veining on the back of the hand and wrist and remains of silver fingernails