University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B16684.21
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Archaeology Area: PG 800
Section:Near Eastern
Iconography:Date Palm
Length: 5.1cm
Width: 3.1cm
Depth: 0.7cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other NumberU.10948 - Field No SF


Pendant/dangle shaped like a plant stem with a number of oval fruits projecting from the sides and two carnelian disk beads on end. Double stringer and stem appear to be gold foil over silver. Stem in two fragments, plus four detached gold foil fruits. A carnelian fruit-shaped bead at the end of one stem segment.
CBS Register: Gold diadem of Queen Shubad. Animal figures, leaves, fruits, on background of blue beads.

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

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