University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 30-12-51
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG 964
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Shell
Iconography:Seated God
Length: 2.8cm
Width: 1.4cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1930
Other NumberU.11428 - Field No SF
UE X: 375 - Other Number
B17770 - Old Museum Number

Description

CBS Register. Ur 1928-9, Season VII. Cylinder Seal. Shell. worshipping a seated god.
UE X: worshipper standing with hands clasped before a seated god. he is followed by the assistant praying with both hands up. A lion rampant seems to be a later addition. Scorpion, bird, ampulla, and libra are scattered in the field. Shell cylinder.


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