Cosmetic Shell


From: Iraq | Ur

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 30-12-110
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq | Ur
Section Near Eastern
Materials Shell | Pigment

Large cockle shell, traces of blue pigment.

CBS Register: large cockle shell. blue cosmetic.

Height 4.5 cm
Width 11.5 cm
Depth 11.5 cm
Credit Line British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1930
Other Number B17829 - Old Museum Number

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