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Object Number: B17065
Current Location: Iraq's Ancient Past
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG 800
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Silver
Shell
Lapis
Iconography:Bull Head
Height: 11.5cm
Length: 16.5cm
Width: 15.5cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other NumberU.10916 - Field No SF
0430 or 0398 or 0418 - Cast Number

Description

CBS Register: bulls head (no beard). in the round. silver. eyes of shell and lapis inlaid.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Mesopotamia: The Royal Tombs of Ur (1983 - 1998)View Objects in Exhibition
Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur's Royal Cemetery ( Oct 2009 - Jun 2010)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Zettler, Richard L. & Horne, Lee C. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur. : Page/Fig./Plate: 52View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Aruz, Joan. 2003. Art of the First Cities: The Third Millenium B.C. from the Mediterranean to the Indus. : Page/Fig./Plate: 115View Objects cited in this Publication

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