Cosmetic Box Lid


Location: On Display in the Middle East Galleries

From: Iraq | Ur

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number B16744A
Current Location Middle East Galleries - On Display
Provenience Iraq | Ur
Archaeology Area PG 800
Section Near Eastern
Materials Lapis Lazuli | Shell
Iconography Shell

Shell Shaped

CBS Register: VI Season. semi-circular silver cosmetic box with ingraved shell lid. backround of lapis. lion devouring a ram.

Height 1.1 cm
Length 6.4 cm
Width 4.2 cm
Credit Line British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other Number U.10436 - Field No SF

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