From: Iraq | Ur

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 33-35-139
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq | Ur
Section Near Eastern
Materials Bone | Bitumen

the bitumen is in a round ball on the end of the piece of bone, so it looks like an imitation lapis ball on the end of a silver pin. Mounted in bitumen handle.

Credit Line British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1933

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