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Mace

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Object Number:B14933
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: TTB 17
Period: Agade
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Alabaster
Technique:Inscribed
Height: 19 cm
Outside Diameter:21 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1923
Other Number:U.206 - Field No SF

Description

Alabaster mace with inscription, half, decorated with rope molding in relief and inscribed:"To Sin, Rimush King of the World, when he had overthrown Elam and Baranse dedicated this from the Elamite booty".

CBS Register: Alabaster mace with inscription. Rimush of Akkad.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] 2013. Quest for Treasures: Searching for Lost Empires.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 266View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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