University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B16742
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG 580
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Shell
Limestone
Lapis
Height: 1.5cm
Length: 14cm
Width: 11.5cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other NumberU.9776 - Field No SF

Description

CBS Register: VI Season. gaming board. Fragment 13 engraved shell plaques. lapis and shell frame.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Mesopotamia: The Royal Tombs of Ur (1983 - 1998)View Objects in Exhibition
Peace Around the World: Toys and Games for All the Ages (08 Dec 1996 - 31 Aug 1997)View Objects in Exhibition
Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur's Royal Cemetery ( Oct 2009 - Jan 2017)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Zettler, Richard L. & Horne, Lee C. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur. : Page/Fig./Plate: 60View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference

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