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Sealing

Object Number:35-1-709
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PJ. Stratum SIS 4-5
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1935
Other Number:U.20083h - Field No SF
UE III: 556 - Other Number
828 - Other Number

Description

Clay sealing. Baked and shellacked post-excavation. Fragment with seal impressions. Accidentally burnt.

UE III: spread eagle and scorpion, and geometrical design, in two registers between dotted lines. two fragments.

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