|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Credit Line:||British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931|
|Other Number:||U.16709 - Field No SF|
UE X: 538 - Other Number
Concave. Martu, nude Istar, Marduk? UE X: a Samas-like god in horned mitre and pleated shawl steps onto a low base, but carries no weapon. Facing him stands Martu with turban, splayed beard, short shawl, holding a slender club. BOth ahve their hair tied up. The nude votary in front face keeps her hands clasped and has locks of hair down on her shoulders. Concave haematite cylinder.
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