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Object Number:B17716
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG 55
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Lapis Lazuli
Silver
Iconography:Bull Head
Antelope Head?
Height: 2.5 cm
Length: 6.6 cm
Width: 5.8 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other Number:U.8013 - Field No SF

Description

Small head of a bull with elongated, curved horns.

CBS Register: no field number. silver antelope head in the round. recovered from a mass of oxyd.ed bracelet, cockle shell and beads. cf. 17084

Database: U.8013

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
Iraq\'s Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur\'s Royal Cemetery ( Oct 2009 - Jan 2017) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Horne, Lee C., and Zettler, Richard L. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pages 63-64/Figure 9View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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