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|Archaeology Area:||Site EH, loose in soil.|
|Date Made:||2350-2150 BC|
|Credit Line:||British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1926|
|Other Number:||U.6782 - Field No SF|
Female Head. Ningal
UE IV: Female head, alabaster, broken off at the neck; nose and lower part of face damaged; the eyes inlaid.
CBS Register: marble head of a woman, the eyes inlaid with shell and lapis lazuli. Found near the ruins of a temple built by Dungi.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[Catalogue] Legrain, Leon. 1950. The Babylonian Collection of the University Museum, University Museum Bulletin Vol.: 10:3-4.. The University Museum. Actual Citation||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[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. Actual Citation||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[Book] Olbrantz, John, and Kawami, Trudy S. 2013. Breath of Heaven, Breath of Earth: Ancient Near Eastern Art from American Collections.. University of Washington Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 86/4||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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