University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B17297
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG 800
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Silver
Technique:Etched
Iconography:Bull Leg
Height: 9cm
Width: 22.5cm
Depth: 12.5cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other NumberB17296 - Old Museum Number

Description

Silver vessel with Knobs for a handle and etched bulls leg.
CBS Register: no field number. silver boat shaped bowl. no handles. silver partly well preserved. from the queen's grave.
The database reads U.10457, and also says that the old museum number is B17296.


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

Bibliography:

[Book] Muller-Karpe, Michael. 1993. Prahistorische Bronzefunde: Metallgefasse im Iraq I. Abteilung II, 14. Band.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Zettler, Richard L. & Horne, Lee C. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur. : Page/Fig./Plate: 131View Objects cited in this Publication

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