University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B16935
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG 673
Period: Sargonic
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Stone
Steatite
Iconography:Gilgamesh
Bull
Lion
Length: 2.6cm
Width: 1.6cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other NumberU.9634 - Field No SF

Description

dark, concave. image of Gilgamesh, bull, and lion.
CBS Register: Tomb group from a rich grave of the Sargonid period. PG 673. With objects B16926 - B16936. Cylinder seal of dark steatite. Gilg., bull, lion. concave.
UE II: Cylinder seal, dark steatite.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006)View Objects in Exhibition

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