University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B16218
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Period: Sulgi
Third Dynasty of Ur
Section:Babylonian
Materials:Copper (uncertain)
Bronze (uncertain)
Copper Alloy
Iconography:Human
Basket
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1926
Other NumberU.6968a - Field No SF
0435 - Cast Number

Description

Foundation Figure
CBS Register: copper figure of the basket carrer. inscribed from below corner of palace (?) built by ur Nammu and Dungi. [Shulgi is written in pencil above built by]


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Woolley, C. Leonard. Ur Excavations: The building of the Third Dynasty. VI.View Objects cited in this Publication

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