logo
Open Tues–Sun, 10 am – 5 pm

String of Beads

Object Number:B17657
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Period: Early Dynastic III
Date Made: 2600-2450 BCE
Early Date: -2600
Late Date: -2450
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Gold
Lapis Lazuli
Height: 0.2 cm
Length: 21.5 cm
Width: 2.5 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928

Description

CBS Register: no field number. necklace. 3 strings lapis, 3 spacers gold (sketch) Reconstructed by Mrs. C. Dam.

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: 104View Objects related to this Actual Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:


Report problems and issues to digitalmedia@pennmuseum.org.