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Object Number:B17066
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Copper Alloy
Iconography:Lion
Nude
Rosette
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other Number:U.10475 - Field No SF

Description

2 Lions/2 Fallen Nudes/Rosettes CBS Register: copper shield (?) repousse work. two lions passant, over two fallen nude enemies. Rosette with 10 petals.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Mesopotamia: The Royal Tombs of Ur (1983 - 1998) View Objects in Exhibition
Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur's Royal Cemetery ( Oct 2009 - Jan 2017) View Objects in Exhibition
Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Legrain, Leon. 1950. The Babylonian Collection of the University Museum, University Museum Bulletin Vol.: 10:3-4.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Zettler, Richard L. & Horne, Lee C. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Aruz, Joan. 2003. Art of the First Cities: The Third Millenium B.C. from the Mediterranean to the Indus.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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