University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:31-17-320A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Locus: Found 5 1/2 to 6 m. below brick pavement dated ca. 3100 B.C. in the prehistorical settlement. Transition from post to pre flood levels. P.G. N.W.
Period: Pre-Flood
Date Made: c. 3100 BC
Early Date: -3150
Late Date: -3050
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Paint
Technique:Painted
Length: 7.5
Width: 4.8
Thickness: 1
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other Number:U.12769B - Field No SF

Description

Includes pottery. Clay model of a wheel. Knife blade. Cone. Shell bugle bead. 2014 Description: body sherd. The exterior surface is white. There is a geometric pattern in black on the exterior made of bands and zigzag bands over the white. The ceramic body is pale orange.


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