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Object Number: 31-17-118
Current Location: Iraq's Ancient Past
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: 3 metres down, PG | UE II: loose in the soil at the dept of 3.00m
Locus: 3 metres down, P.G.
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Shell
Length: 8cm
Width: 5cm
Depth: 0.5cm
Outside Diameter:1.5cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other NumberU.13521 - Field No SF
B19524 - Old Museum Number

Description

CBS Register: cylinder seal. shell. Two registers. Symposium. Spread eagle over animals.
UE II: Cylinder seal, white calcite. broken.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Mesopotamia: The Royal Tombs of Ur (1983 - 1998)View Objects in Exhibition
Discovering the Past: Highlights from the University Museum (IBM) (20 Jun 1989 - 20 Aug 1989)View Objects in Exhibition
Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur's Royal Cemetery ( Oct 2009 - Jun 2010)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Zettler, Richard L. & Horne, Lee C. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur. : Page/Fig./Plate: 84View Objects cited in this Publication

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