University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B14504
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Period: Ur III
Date Made: c. 2050 BC
Early Date: -2100
Late Date: -2000
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Hematite
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number1707 - Sommerville Gem Number
29-128-1707 - Old Museum Number
PBS XIV:322 - Other Number
7 - Vermeule Number (Sommerville Gems)
CBS14505 - Other Number

Description

man being led toward seated figure holding small vase below a crescent. man followed by minor deity. inscription reades "Eteranum servant of the god Mahru".


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Cameo and Intaglio: Engraved Gems from the Sommerville Collection (30 Nov 1956 - 31 Mar 1957)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Vermeule, Cornelius C. 1956. The Sommerville Gem Collection of the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: 7View Objects cited in this Publication

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