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Object Number:
B17088
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area:
From the lower (Larsa) levels of the SM site
Section:
Near Eastern
Materials:
Diorite
Description:
CBS Register: ram's head in diorite. hole in the neck for fixing on separate body. U.7598a
UE VII: Ram's head carved in the round in diorite. Part of the nostrils and mouth missing and all the front of the neck. The eyes were inlaid and in the sockets were found traces of paste eyeballs. A hole 0.015 m. in diameter is bored in the neck for attachment, probably to a pole. This is a companion piece to U.16427 (31-43-173) and to the fragmentary example U.6832 (BM118565)
Other Number:
U.7598a   -   Field No SF

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