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Object Number: B16684.8
Current Location: Iraq's Ancient Past
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Archaeology Area: PG 800
Section:Near Eastern
Height: 2.7cm
Width: 2.4cm
Depth: 1.2cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other NumberU.10948 - Field No SF


Reclining, Horned Ram. Gold foil over bitumen(?), seam visible at base. Detached Double stringer, hole in base, with rivet head for attaching stringer to animal on underside.
CBS Register: Gold diadem of Queen Shubad. Animal figures, leaves, fruits, on background of blue beads.

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


[Catalogue] Zettler, Richard L. & Horne, Lee C. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur. : Page/Fig./Plate: 92-93View Objects cited in this Publication

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