Location: On Display in the Middle East Galleries

From: Iraq | Ur

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 30-12-253
Current Location Middle East Galleries - On Display
Provenience Iraq | Ur
Archaeology Area PG 1237
Locus PG 1237
Section Near Eastern
Materials Silver

CBS Register: silver harp, boat shaped, decorated with silver stag in round, amid copper plants.

Woolley field notes: "Harp of silver throughout [;] the body is boat-shaped and the front upright is supported by a silver statue of a stag 070 high, its forefeet resting in the crook of a long-stemmed arrow-leafed plant which rises up on each side of the head (this is copper).

3 samples found in Sam Nash's cabinets and dessicators.

Credit Line British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1930
Other Number U.12355 - Field No SF | B17972 - Old Museum Number

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