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Sherd

Handle

Object Number:31-17-351B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Locus: Found 7 to 7 1/2 m. below brick pavement dated ca. 3100 B.C. in the prehistoric settlement. P.G. N.W.
Period: Prehistoric
Date Made: c. 3100 BC
Early Date: -3150
Late Date: -3050
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Length: 10.2
Width: 7.3
Thickness: 3.8
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other Number:U.12776 - Field No SF

Description

Includes painted pottery; obsidian chips and obsidian vase; 3 clay copies of shell bugle beads; seal impressions on clay jar sealings; animal figure; handles; sickle. 2014 Description: Bottom portion of a handle made from two coils attached side by side. The surface is white. The ceramic body is orange.

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