University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B16728
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Archaeology Area: PG 800B
Early Date: 2600
Late Date: 2450
Section:Near Eastern
Length: 4cm
Outside Diameter:2cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928
Other NumberU.10872 - Field No SF


CBS Register: VI Season. Lapis cylinder seal found against the right arm of Queen Shubad. with the gold pin U.10940 (B16729) (3 pins and 3 cylinders)
UE II: Cylinder seal, lapis-lazuli.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Mesopotamia: The Royal Tombs of Ur (1983 - 1998)View Objects in Exhibition
Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur's Royal Cemetery ( Oct 2009 - Jan 2017)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Galpin, Francis W. 1937. The Music of the Sumerians and their Immediate Sucessors the Babylonian and Assyrians. : Page/Fig./Plate: Plate II:4View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: 150View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Zettler, Richard L. & Horne, Lee C. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur. : Page/Fig./Plate: 77View Objects cited in this Publication

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