Iraq's Ancient Past
Ur - PG 1237
CBS Register: silver harp, boat shaped, decorated with silver stag in round, amid copper plants.
Woolley field notes: "Harp of silver throughout [;] the body is boat-shaped and the front upright is supported by a silver statue of a stag 070 high, its forefeet resting in the crook of a long-stemmed arrow-leafed plant which rises up on each side of the head (this is copper).
3 samples found in Sam Nash's cabinets and dessicators.
British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq
|U.12355 || - || Field No SF|
|B17972 || - || Old Museum Number|
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur's Royal Cemetery ( Oct 2009 - Jun 2010)
[Book] de Schauensee, Maude. 2002. Two Lyres from Ur. 125.
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