University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:31-17-351O
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Locus: Found 7 to 7 1/2 m. below brick pavement dated ca. 3100 B.C. in the prehistoric settlement. P.G. N.W.
Period: Prehistoric
Date Made: c. 3100 BC
Early Date: -3150
Late Date: -3050
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Length: 9.7
Outside Diameter:1.4
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other Number:U.12776 - Field No SF

Description

Includes painted pottery; obsidian chips and obsidian vase; 3 clay copies of shell bugle beads; seal impressions on clay jar sealings; animal figure; handles; sickle. 2014 Description: Cylindrical bead pierced through the length that tapers at the ends. There is an incised spiral around the circumference. The ceramic ranges in color from pale orange to buff.


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