String of Beads

String of Beads

String of gold, carnelian, and lapis. Inc. 5 Etched Carnelian On card in storage: 5 gold, 6 lapis, 5 etched carnelian

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Foundation Tablet

Foundation Tablet

Soapstone foundation tablet. From the Enki temple buily by Rim-Sin in 1990 B.C. at Ur. Royal/Monumental text. (CDLI Composite: Q002154). See CDLI for transliteration info.

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Lyre Fragment Bull Head

Lyre Fragment Bull Head

Gold and Lapis head of the Great Lyre. Eyes of head are either Conus or Strombus CBS Register: Bull’s gold head, and shell inlay plaques. Harp of the king. Reconstructed. PG 789 (A is the […]

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Lyre Fragment

Lyre Fragment Plaque

Plaque from the Great Lyre.  CBS Register: Bull’s gold head, and shell inlay plaques. Harp of the king. Reconstructed. PG 789 (A is the Plaque, B is the Head) Shell inlayed plaque found just beneath […]

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Statue of Ram in the Thicket

Statue (Ram in the Thicket)

CBS Register: U.12357. Goat of gold, silver, lapis, shell, in the round, standing in a gold bush, on mosaic pavement. Small figural furnishing found with a near duplicate in grave 1237 in the Royal Cemetery […]

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Cylinder Seal

Cylinder Seal

CBS Register. Ur 1928-9, Season VII. Cylinder Seal. Jadeite. unfinished, unpierced. Suggestion of 2 standing figures. UE II: Cylinder seal, green marble (?) unfinished.

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Cylinder Seal

CYLINDER SEAL

CBS Register. Ur 1928-9, Season VII. Cylinder Seal. lapis and two gold caps. PG 1422 (one of two, U.12470) Introduction to a goddess UE II: Cylinder seal, lapis-lazuli with gold caps.

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Lyre

Lyre

CBS Register: silver harp, boat shaped, decorated with silver stag in round, amid copper plants. Woolley field notes: “Harp of silver throughout [;] the body is boat-shaped and the front upright is supported by a […]

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Model

Model

Chariot; the bull-man with horned mitre holding the door-post (?); above, symbols of the sun and moon.

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