University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B17194
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG 125
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Shell
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1927
Other NumberU.8191 - Field No SF

Description

CBS Register: conch shell cut and used as a lamp. decorated with engraving. (with sketch)


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Zettler, Richard L. & Horne, Lee C. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur. : Page/Fig./Plate: 144View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Aruz, Joan. 2003. Art of the First Cities: The Third Millenium B.C. from the Mediterranean to the Indus. : Page/Fig./Plate: 401View Objects cited in this Publication

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