University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 31-17-8
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Locus: Foundation box, Enki Temple
Date Made: c 1730 BC
Early Date: -1830
Late Date: -1630
Section:Babylonian
Materials:Copper
Iconography:Human
Basket
Height: 32.5cm
Width: 10cm
Depth: 5.9cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other NumberU.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.


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What in the World (04 Feb 1981 - 23 Feb 1981)View Objects in Exhibition
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