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Object Number:B17297
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Section:Near Eastern
Iconography:Bull Leg
Height: 9 cm
Width: 22.5 cm
Depth: 12.5 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other Number:B17296 - Old Museum Number


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:

Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur's Royal Cemetery ( Oct 2009 - Jan 2017) View Objects in Exhibition
Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
Ancient Mesopotamia: The Royal Tombs of Ur (1983 - 1998) View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Muller-Karpe, Michael. 1993. Prahistorische Bronzefunde: Metallgefasse im Iraq I.. Franz Steiner. Vol. Abteilung II, 14. Band. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Horne, Lee C., and Zettler, Richard L. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 131View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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