University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:B17694C
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other Number:U.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 - Jan 2017) 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.. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 105View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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: 53View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Polin, Claire C. 07 Apr 1954. Gifts of Jubal: Musical Instruments from the Ancient East.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: plate IView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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