University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:30-12-440
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Gold
Shell
Lapis Lazuli
Carnelian
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1930
Other Number:U.11824 - Field No SF
B18159 - Old Museum Number

Description

Mosaic of lapis, shell, carnelian, and gold foils. Heavily reconstructed scepter or wand. 50+ pieces The shell disc on top is B16976, sketched in the original CBS register. CBS Register: 30-12-440. U. ... Sceptre of lapis, shell, mosai, and gold foils. [restored adding top knob CBS 16967]


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Ancient Mesopotamia: The Royal Tombs of Ur (1983 - 1998) View Objects in Exhibition

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