University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 37-15-80
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Khafaje
Archaeology Area: Mound A, Q 45/7
Period: Early Dynastic
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Shell
Technique:Engraved
Iconography:Bird
Credit Line:Khafaje Expedition; E. A. Speiser and Charles Bache, 1937
Other NumberKH 8-223 - Field No SF

Description

Red shell. Bird, wings outstreched. Engraved lines to show pinions. Bored through head for suspension. Spondylus.


Bibliography:

[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: 162View Objects cited in this Publication

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