University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B16811
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG 55
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Carnelian
Lapis Lazuli
Limestone
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1927
Other NumberU.8011 - Field No SF

Description

49 beads strung into belt
CBS Register: necklace. 39 heavy carnelian (Sketch of the bead), 8 round lapis, 2 spacers of rough limestone. builds 4 strings. PG 55


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Zettler, Richard L. & Horne, Lee C. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur. : Page/Fig./Plate: 121View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Aruz, Joan. 2003. Art of the First Cities: The Third Millenium B.C. from the Mediterranean to the Indus. : Page/Fig./Plate: 132View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: 24View Objects cited in this Publication

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn