University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B16684.17
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Archaeology Area: PG 800
Section:Near Eastern
Iconography:Date Palm
Length: 5.2cm
Width: 2.6cm
Depth: 0.8cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other NumberU.10948 - Field No SF


Pendant/dangle shaped like a plant stem with a number of oval fruits projecting from the sides. Double stringer and stem appear to be gold foil over silver. Stem is in three fragments. One dark (silver?) fruit stuck to stem, one lapis fruite and one gold foil over bitument fruit,both detached.
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 - Jan 2017)View Objects in Exhibition

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