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Object Number:B16684.6
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Gold
Bitumen
Iconography:Stag
Height: 3.4 cm
Width: 3.4 cm
Depth: 1.1 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other Number:U.10948 - Field No SF

Description

Reclining, Horned Stag. Gold foil over bitumen(?), seam visible at base. Detached double stringer, hole in base and back. 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
Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[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: 93View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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