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Object Number:31-17-8
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Locus: Foundation box, Enki Temple
Date Made: ca. 1730 BCE
Early Date: -1731
Late Date: -1729
Section:Babylonian
Materials:Copper
Iconography:Human
Basket
Height: 32.5 cm
Width: 10 cm
Depth: 5.9 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other Number:U.15065 - Field No SF

Description

Copper foundation figurine: Basket carrier. Inscription engraved on skirt. From the Enki temple built by Rim-Sin in 1822 - 1763 B.C. at Ur.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

What in the World (04 Feb 1981 - 23 Feb 1981) View Objects in Exhibition
Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006) View Objects in Exhibition

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