From: Iraq | Ur
Curatorial Section: Near Eastern
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||Iraq | Ur|
|Archaeology Area||PG 348|
plaster cast of ceramic original
height and width are incomplete
CBS Register: field number is a little messy and unclear. limestone offering table. not decorated. foot diameter 265 mm . Upper tray diam. 455 mm. Height. 432 mm. PG 348 2014 Description: Stone offering table. The top of the table is circular and is concave in the middle with a rounded upturned rim. The base of the table is cylindrical with a concave sides and a flared out base. The center of the bottom has been partially hallowed out. The surface of the stone has been covered with a plaster layer followed by a paint layer. The paint has a tan under layer with a dark brown overcoat. It is unclear how much of the surface is original.
|Credit Line||British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928|
|Other Number||U.9239 - Field No SF|
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