University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B16570
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: KPS A-6
Period: Ur I
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Gypsum
Plaster
Iconography:Ram
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1926
Other NumberU.6756a - Field No SF

Description

Cast of Gypsum Ram
UE IV entry of the original: one of two protomoi of rams in grey gypsum; the heads and fore parts of the bodies are carved in the round, the back part is left rough; probably the supports of a throne. found in a cache with U.6410 (Baghdad 1178), 6795, etc, under the Kassite houses SE of the Gi-par-ku
CBS Register: Cast of the original, in London.


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