University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B17694C
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG 789
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other NumberU.10556 - Field No SF

Description

Sound box and strings reconstructed. Plaque and Bull's head are original pieces
CBS Register: Bull's gold head, and shell inlay plaques. Harp of the king. Reconstructed. PG 789


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur's Royal Cemetery ( Oct 2009 - Jun 2010)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Aruz, Joan. 2003. Art of the First Cities: The Third Millenium B.C. from the Mediterranean to the Indus. : Page/Fig./Plate: 105View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Zettler, Richard L. & Horne, Lee C. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur. : Page/Fig./Plate: 53View Objects cited in this Publication

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