University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:31-17-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Chair
Height: 7 cm
Width: 5.8 cm
Depth: 4.7 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other Number:U.13502 - Field No SF

Description

Chair. on the seat, woven reed pattern; on the back of a shrine (?) on either side of which a decorated base on which were human figures - only the feet and bottom of skirts remaining. The bases are rather like the altars in the house chapels. Back and seat. Decorated with rug pattern.


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