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Sealing

Jar Stopper

Object Number:31-17-321D
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG NW. Found 6 to 7m. below brick pavement dated ca. 3100 B.C. in the prehistorical settlement. Level of the pre flood period.
Locus: Found 6 to 7 m. below brick pavement dated ca. 3100 B.C. in the prehistorical settlement. Level of the pre flood period. PG. N.W.
Period: Pre-Flood
Date Made: ca. 3100 BC
Early Date: -3150
Late Date: -3050
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Clay
Length: 5.7 cm
Outside Diameter:2.3 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other Number:U.12774c - Field No SF

Description

Group of objects (14). Includes, painted pottery. Flint and obsidian chips. Part of a clay sickle. Clay copy of a shell bead. Clay nail. Copper needle. Fragment of clay animal figure. Seal impressions on clay. 2014 Description: Conical jar stopper with a hollow cylindrical shaft. The ceramic is orange.

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