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Pouring Vessel

Object Number:
B17087
Current Location:
Iraq's Ancient Past
Provenience:
Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area:
PG 871, in filling above the floor
Period:
Ur II
Date Made:
c. 2700 BC
Early Date:
-2750
Late Date:
-2650
Section:
Near Eastern
Materials:
Calcite
Description:
CBS Register: Part of Contents of an unusally rich grave of the Sargonid period (c. 2700 BC) PG 871. B16919 - B16925; also three copper vessels U.10759-61. Calcite lamp. shell shaped, decorated with a human headed bull in relief.
CBS Register: Season VI. U.10746 (crossed out in pencil with a question mark). alabaster lamp (?) decorated with a human headed, beared bull. [CBS.16919 = same lamp]
[CBS Register: B16919: Calcite lamp, shell shaped, decorated with a human headed bull in relief. Same, under CBS17087]
Other Number:
U.10746   -   Field No SF
B16919   -   Other Number
0406   -   Cast Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

[Catalogue] Zettler, Richard L. & Horne, Lee C. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur. : Page/Fig./Plate: 69
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[Catalogue] Aruz, Joan. 2003. Art of the First Cities: The Third Millenium B.C. from the Mediterranean to the Indus. : Page/Fig./Plate: 118
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