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Jar Stopper

Sealing

Object Number:31-16-610
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG 3 metres down, SIS 1-2
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Man
Lion
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other Number:U.13687 - Field No SF
UE III: 496 - Other Number
B19018 - Old Museum Number

Description

CBS Register: fragment of clay jar stopper with seal impressions. Man, lion rampant. On incised pottery. relief shows below.

UE III: a nude hunter pulls a lion by the tail and stabs it in the neck. Bull and scorpion.

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