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Horse Gear

Rein Ring

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Object Number:31-18-7
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Locus: PG 800
Section:Near Eastern
Credit Line:Commissioned by British Museum / University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other Number:U.10439? - Field Number
121438 - Other Number


Electrotype copy W/electrum Donkey mascot (missing) on silver rein ring. From Queen Shubad's chariot. U 10439? 121438

The two cuneiform signs that compose her name were initially read as "Shub-ad" in Sumerian. Today, however, we think they should be read in Akkadian as "Pu-abi."


[Article] Woolley, Charles L. 1928. "The Royal Tombs of Ur of the Chaldees". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 19. no. 1. pg. 4-34 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 17View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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