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Wall Cone

Foundation Cone

Object Number:CBS16231
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: from "lower surface soil of EH"
Period: Ur III
Date Made: 2100-2000 BCE
Early Date: -2100
Late Date: -2000
Section:Babylonian
Materials:Terracotta
Technique:Inscribed
Inscription Language:Sumerian Language
Length: 13.2 cm
Outside Diameter:5.6 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1926
Other Number:U.6019 - Field No SF
P227100 - CDLI Number
B16231 - Old Museum Number
CBS 16231 - Other Number

Description

inscribed

CBS Register: stem of a clay foundation cone of Ur-Nammu. Digging of the "canal of Ur." (CDLI Composite: Q000945).

Bibliography:

[Book] Woolley, Charles L. Ur Excavations: The building of the Third Dynasty.. Published for the Trustees of the Two Museums by the Oxford University Press. Vol. VI.View Objects related to this reference

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