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Full Record: x-670331/MR101192

Ziggurat of Ur

Great Ziggurat of King Urnammu

Nanna Ziggurat

View from northeast

Sumerian

Site: (Ur) Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq)

Third Dynasty of Ur

Creation date: ca. 2100-2050 BCE

mud brick

Ziggurats

Ur (Extinct city)

Nanna (Sumerian deity)

Sin (Akkadian deity)

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Babylonia

125629

670331

MR101192

116

U72

2Z 1c

*.r

2012-11-25 04:32:18

Full Record: x-932163/02D100998

Warka Vase

Carved vase

Tall Vase

Uruk Vase

Top frieze. Detail: Goddess or priestess

Sumerian

Creation location: from E-anna precinct, Warka (Dhi Qar, Iraq); Repository: Iraq Museum (Baghdad, Iraq)

Jamdat Nasr

Creation date: ca. 3500-3000 BCE

alabaster, carving

height: 91 cm (35.83 inches)

Goddesses

Women priests

Sculptures (visual works)

Mesopotamia

Vases

Inanna (Sumerian deity)

Processions

Rituals (Events)

Temple sculptures

Uruk (Extinct city)

Art, Sumerian

144878

932163

02d100998

216

C.3

55B 9

220505

2012-11-25 07:21:43

Nippur

General view of excavated site

Sumerian

Site: Nippur (Karbalā' , Iraq)

Creation date: 3rd millennium BCE and later

Iraq

Nippur (Extinct city)

125609

1372544

116

N719

1A P1

L1

Ziggurat of Ur

Great Ziggurat of King Urnammu

Nanna Ziggurat

Plan of the houses in site

Sumerian

Site: (Ur) Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq)

Third Dynasty of Ur

Creation date: ca. 2100-2050 BCE

mud brick

Ziggurats

Ur (Extinct city)

Nanna (Sumerian deity)

Sin (Akkadian deity)

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Babylonia

125629

1372563

116

U72

1A M 5

L1

Ziggurat of Ur

Great Ziggurat of King Urnammu

Nanna Ziggurat

Ziggurat Reconstruction

Sumerian

Site: (Ur) Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq)

Third Dynasty of Ur

Creation date: ca. 2100-2050 BCE

mud brick

Ziggurats

Ur (Extinct city)

Nanna (Sumerian deity)

Sin (Akkadian deity)

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Babylonia

125629

1372566

116

U72

2Z R 1

L1

Ziggurat of Ur

Great Ziggurat of King Urnammu

Nanna Ziggurat

Ziggurat, General view from south east

Sumerian

Site: (Ur) Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq)

Third Dynasty of Ur

Creation date: ca. 2100-2050 BCE

mud brick

Ziggurats

Ur (Extinct city)

Nanna (Sumerian deity)

Sin (Akkadian deity)

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Babylonia

125629

1372569

116

U72

2Z 2

L1

Uruk

Anu-Antum Temple Reconstruction

Sumerian

Site: Erech (Dhi Qar, Iraq)

Uruk

Creation date: ca. 3000 BCE

Uruk (Extinct city)

125633

1372577

116

U825

2B R 1

L1

Uruk

Cone-mosaic court, Cone-mosaic columns restored

Sumerian

Site: Erech (Dhi Qar, Iraq)

Uruk

Creation date: ca. 3000 BCE

Uruk (Extinct city)

125633

1372578

116

U825

2C 3

L1

Full Record: x-1298337/07D114492

White Temple

Plan on its ziggurat (after H. Frankfort)

Sumerian

Site: Anu Precinct, Warka (Dhi Qar, Iraq)

Uruk

Creation date: ca. 3300-3000 BCE

Iraq

Mesopotamia

Art, Sumerian

Uruk (Extinct city)

Anu (Assyro-Babylonian deity)

Temples

Ziggurats

540933

1298337

07d114492

116

U825

2AW P

*.digitalonly

220041

2012-11-25 05:34:57

Full Record: x-1298338/07D114887

White Temple

Interior of the cella

Sumerian

Site: Anu Precinct, Warka (Dhi Qar, Iraq)

Uruk

Creation date: ca. 3300-3000 BCE

Iraq

Mesopotamia

Art, Sumerian

Uruk (Extinct city)

Anu (Assyro-Babylonian deity)

Temples

Ziggurats

540933

1298338

07d114887

116

U825

2AWi

*.digitalonly

220041

2012-11-25 05:35:16

Full Record: x-1298349/07D114582

Ziggurat of Ur

Great Ziggurat of King Urnammu

Nanna Ziggurat

Sumerian

Site: (Ur) Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq)

Third Dynasty of Ur

Creation date: ca. 2100-2050 BCE

mud brick

Ziggurats

Ur (Extinct city)

Nanna (Sumerian deity)

Sin (Akkadian deity)

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Babylonia

125629

1298349

07d114582

116

U72

2Z

*.digitalonly

220041

2012-11-25 05:35:00

Full Record: x-956905/03D105167

Uruk, Anu Precinct

Reconstruction of the White Temple interior showing central room with stepped altar and cult podium

Sumerian

Site: Erech (Dhi Qar, Iraq)

Uruk

Creation date: ca. 3500-3100 BCE

Iraq

Mesopotamia

Art, Sumerian

Uruk (Extinct city)

Anu (Assyro-Babylonian deity)

Temples

Ziggurats

125634

956905

03d105167

116

U825

2AT R 4

*.r

2013-07-31 06:01:05

Warka Head

Female Head

Uruk Head

Female head. Detail: Side view

Sumerian

Discovery location: Warka (Dhi Qar, Iraq); Repository: Iraq Museum (Baghdad, Iraq)

Uruk

Creation date: 3000 BCE

marble; sculpture

Heads (Representations)

Uruk (Extinct city)

Mesopotamia

Art, Sumerian

Sculptures (visual works)

144870

948768

TT101331

216

C.2

72C 2

Warka Vase

Carved vase

Tall Vase

Uruk Vase

Sumerian

Creation location: from E-anna precinct, Warka (Dhi Qar, Iraq); Repository: Iraq Museum (Baghdad, Iraq)

Jamdat Nasr

Creation date: ca. 3500-3000 BCE

alabaster, carving

height: 91 cm (35.83 inches)

Sculptures (visual works)

Mesopotamia

Vases

Inanna (Sumerian deity)

Processions

Rituals (Events)

Temple sculptures

Uruk (Extinct city)

Art, Sumerian

144878

948784

216

C.3

55B

cop.2

Full Record: x-948789/07D123495

Warka Vase

Carved vase

Tall Vase

Uruk Vase

Top frieze. Detail: Treasure house of Inanna

Sumerian

Creation location: from E-anna precinct, Warka (Dhi Qar, Iraq); Repository: Iraq Museum (Baghdad, Iraq)

Jamdat Nasr

Creation date: ca. 3500-3000 BCE

alabaster, carving

height: 91 cm (35.83 inches)

Treasure

Houses

Inanna (Sumerian deity)

Sculptures (visual works)

Mesopotamia

Vases

Inanna (Sumerian deity)

Processions

Rituals (Events)

Temple sculptures

Uruk (Extinct city)

Art, Sumerian

144878

948789

07d123495

216

C.3

55B 8

220505

2012-11-25 07:22:30

Full Record: x-948901/05D109899

The Standard of Ur

Royal Standard of Ur

Peace side

Sumerian

Discovery location: Tomb PG 779, Royal Cemetery of Ur, Babylonia - Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq); Repository: British Museum (London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom) ID: ME 121201

Early Dynastic III (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: ca. 2600 BCE

wood inlaid with shell, limestone, carnelian, and lapis lazuli

20.32x46.99 cm (8x18.5 inches)

Iraq

Mesopotamia

Babylonia

Ur (Extinct city)

Cemeteries

Royal tombs

Funerary sculpture

Armies

Sumer

144955

948901

05d109899

216

D.3U

9SP

2012-11-25 04:55:26

Full Record: x-1293421/07D123289

Ziggurat of Ur

Great Ziggurat of King Urnammu

Nanna Ziggurat

View of ziggurat at Ur, as printed in Loftus 1857, facing page 129

Sumerian

Site: (Ur) Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq)

Third Dynasty of Ur

Creation date: ca. 2100-2050 BCE

mud brick

Ziggurats

Ur (Extinct city)

Nanna (Sumerian deity)

Sin (Akkadian deity)

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Babylonia

125629

1293421

07d123289

116

U72

2Z

*.digitalonly

220470

2012-11-25 07:22:09

Full Record: x-1293446/07D123302

Diadem

"Diadem" as reconstructed by Woolley

antelope, tree and fruit

Sumerian

Discovery location: PG 800, next to Puabi, Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq)

Early Dynastic III (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: Mid 3rd millenium BCE

gold, lapis lazuli, carnelian, beadwork

length: 88 cm, length: 34.65 inches

Diadems

Jewelry

540669

1293446

07d123302

220470

2012-11-25 07:22:11

Full Record: x-1293538/07D114074

Warka Vase

Carved vase

Tall Vase

Uruk Vase

Top frieze, detail of goddess Inanna

Sumerian

Creation location: from E-anna precinct, Warka (Dhi Qar, Iraq); Repository: Iraq Museum (Baghdad, Iraq)

Jamdat Nasr

Creation date: ca. 3500-3000 BCE

alabaster, carving

height: 91 cm (35.83 inches)

Inanna (Sumerian deity)

Goddesses

Sculptures (visual works)

Mesopotamia

Vases

Inanna (Sumerian deity)

Processions

Rituals (Events)

Temple sculptures

Uruk (Extinct city)

Art, Sumerian

144878

1293538

07d114074

216

C.3

55B

*.digitalonly

220041

2012-11-25 05:34:35

Full Record: x-1293559/07D123251

Warka Vase

Carved vase

Tall Vase

Uruk Vase

Sumerian

Creation location: from E-anna precinct, Warka (Dhi Qar, Iraq); Repository: Iraq Museum (Baghdad, Iraq)

Jamdat Nasr

Creation date: ca. 3500-3000 BCE

alabaster, carving

height: 91 cm (35.83 inches)

Sculptures (visual works)

Mesopotamia

Vases

Inanna (Sumerian deity)

Processions

Rituals (Events)

Temple sculptures

Uruk (Extinct city)

Art, Sumerian

144878

1293559

07d123251

216

C.3

55B

*.digitalonly

220476

2012-11-25 07:19:41

Full Record: x-1293561/07D123250

Reed Huts

Sumerian

Mesopotamian periods

reed

Construction

Reeding

Huts

540748

1293561

07d123250

116

A021

RH 2

*.digitalonly

220476

2012-11-25 07:19:41

Full Record: x-1294073/07D124182

Two Statues of Gudea: with Overflowing Vase (left) and Without Inscription (right)

Sumerian

Discovery location: both from Telloh (Iraq); Repository: both at Musée du Louvre (Paris, France)

Neo-Sumerian

Creation date: Second Dynasty of Lagash, ca. 2125-2110 BCE

calcite (left), diorite (right)

height of left figure: 62 cm (24.38 in.), height of right figure: 107 cm (42.13 in.)

Comparing

Iraq

Mesopotamia

Saigū Nyōgo, 929-985

Art, Sumerian

Statues

Figurines

Vases

Inscriptions

540994

1294073

07d124182

216

H.1

72GLP

*.digitalonly

220573

2012-11-25 07:49:27

Full Record: x-1294075/07D124183

Statue of Gudea

Architect with his Plan

Seated Statue of Gudea Holding Temple Plan

Detail of the plan of the Eninnu precinct

Sumerian

Discovery location: from Telloh (formerly Girsu) (Iraq); Repository: Musée du Louvre (Paris, France) ID: AO 2

Neo-Sumerian, 2nd Dynasty of Lagash

Creation date: ca. 2100 BCE

diorite, carving

93x46.5x61.5 cm (36.61x18.31x24.21 inches)

Architecture --Designs and plans

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Statues

Seated figures

Saigū Nyōgo, 929-985

Architects

Babylonia

Mesopotamia

Girsu (Extinct city)

144972

1294075

07d124183

216

H.1

72GG

*.digitalonly

220573

2012-11-25 07:49:27

Full Record: x-1292912/07D122475

Ziggurat of Ur

Great Ziggurat of King Urnammu

Nanna Ziggurat

Reconstruction

Sumerian

Site: (Ur) Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq)

Third Dynasty of Ur

Creation date: ca. 2100-2050 BCE

mud brick

Ziggurats

Ur (Extinct city)

Nanna (Sumerian deity)

Sin (Akkadian deity)

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Babylonia

125629

1292912

07d122475

116

U72

2Z R 2

220402

2012-11-25 07:17:39

Full Record: x-992691/06D107528

Victory Stele of Eannatum

Stele of the Vultures

Victory Stele of Eannatum (Stele of the Vultures). Detail: Soldiers with spears and shields

Sumerian

Repository: Musée du Louvre (Paris, France) ID: AO 16 IO9, AO 50, AO 2246, AO 2348

Early Dynastic (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: ca. 2450 BCE

Limestone

height of post-restoration: 188 cm, height of post-restoration: 74.02 inches

Victory in art

Victory Celebrations

Eannatum, King of Lagash

Vultures

144946

992691

06d107528

218

B

75SV 1

*.a&d.r

2012-11-25 05:23:57

Full Record: x-992694/06D107531

Victory Stele of Eannatum

Stele of the Vultures

King letting vulture eat the enemy

Sumerian

Repository: Musée du Louvre (Paris, France) ID: AO 16 IO9, AO 50, AO 2246, AO 2348

Early Dynastic (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: ca. 2450 BCE

Limestone

height of post-restoration: 188 cm, height of post-restoration: 74.02 inches

Victory in art

Victory Celebrations

Eannatum, King of Lagash

Vultures

144946

992694

06d107531

218

B

75SV 2c

*.a&d.r

2012-11-25 05:23:58

Victory Stele of Eannatum

Stele of the Vultures

Top: Fragment showing vultures and fallen enemy; Below: battlefield

Sumerian

Repository: Musée du Louvre (Paris, France) ID: AO 16 IO9, AO 50, AO 2246, AO 2348

Early Dynastic (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: ca. 2450 BCE

Limestone

height of post-restoration: 188 cm, height of post-restoration: 74.02 inches

Victory in art

Victory Celebrations

Eannatum, King of Lagash

Vultures

144946

971405

216

D.3T

75V 9b

Headdress from Tomb of Queen Puabi

Queen Puabi's head-dress in situ in grave RT800; to the left a cylinder seal, pins, and other ornaments

Sumerian

Discovery location: Royal Cemetery, Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq); Repository: Iraq Museum (Baghdad, Iraq)

Early Dynastic (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: ca. 2500 BCE

gold, lapis lazuli

Crowns

Ur (Extinct city)

540745

961534

116

U72

9Pz 3

Statue of Gudea, Without Inscription

Right and left sides

Sumerian

Discovery location: from Telloh (formerly Girsu) (Iraq); Repository: Musée du Louvre (Paris, France)

2nd Dynasty of Lagash, Neo-Sumerian

Creation date: ca. 2125-2110 BCE

diorite

height: 107 cm (42.13 inches)

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Statues

Votive images

Kings (People)

Hands

Saigū Nyōgo, 929-985

Male portraits

144973

945107

216

H.1

72GL 6

Full Record: x-1293671/07D124122

Victory Stele of Eannatum

Stele of the Vultures

artistic actualization of scenes found on stele

Sumerian

painter: Federico Castellon (Spanish, 1914-1971)

Repository: Musée du Louvre (Paris, France) ID: AO 16 IO9, AO 50, AO 2246, AO 2348

Early Dynastic (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: ca. 2450 BCE

Limestone

height of post-restoration: 188 cm, height of post-restoration: 74.02 inches

Victory in art

Victory Celebrations

Eannatum, King of Lagash

Vultures

144946

1293671

07d124122

220483

2012-11-25 07:23:25

Full Record: x-670332/05D110245

Ziggurat of Ur

Great Ziggurat of King Urnammu

Nanna Ziggurat

General view from southwest

Sumerian

Site: (Ur) Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq)

Third Dynasty of Ur

Creation date: ca. 2100-2050 BCE

mud brick

Ziggurats

Ur (Extinct city)

Nanna (Sumerian deity)

Sin (Akkadian deity)

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Babylonia

125629

670332

05d110245

116

U72

2Z 3b

*.d-a.r

2012-11-25 07:17:06

Uruk

Air view from ziggurat to southwest. Detail: Foreground, Neo-Babylonian Temenos wall; background, Anu ziggurat between Seleucid temples

Sumerian

Site: Erech (Dhi Qar, Iraq)

Uruk

Creation date: ca. 3000 BCE

Uruk (Extinct city)

125633

670335

116

U825

1A A 2

Uruk, Anu Precinct

Reconstruction drawing

Sumerian

Site: Erech (Dhi Qar, Iraq)

Uruk

Creation date: ca. 3500-3100 BCE

Iraq

Mesopotamia

Art, Sumerian

Uruk (Extinct city)

Anu (Assyro-Babylonian deity)

Temples

Ziggurats

125634

670336

116

U825

2A R 1

Full Record: x-932160/02D100996

Warka Head

Female Head

Uruk Head

Female head, side view

Sumerian

Discovery location: Warka (Dhi Qar, Iraq); Repository: Iraq Museum (Baghdad, Iraq)

Uruk

Creation date: 3000 BCE

marble; sculpture

Heads (Representations)

Uruk (Extinct city)

Mesopotamia

Art, Sumerian

Sculptures (visual works)

144870

932160

02d100996

216

C.2

72C 3

220504

2012-11-25 07:21:42

Full Record: x-932162/02D100999

Warka Vase

Carved vase

Tall Vase

Uruk Vase

Diagram of representational movement

Sumerian

Creation location: from E-anna precinct, Warka (Dhi Qar, Iraq); Repository: Iraq Museum (Baghdad, Iraq)

Jamdat Nasr

Creation date: ca. 3500-3000 BCE

alabaster, carving

height: 91 cm (35.83 inches)

Diagrams

Sculptures (visual works)

Mesopotamia

Vases

Inanna (Sumerian deity)

Processions

Rituals (Events)

Temple sculptures

Uruk (Extinct city)

Art, Sumerian

144878

932162

02d100999

216

C.3

55B D 1

*.

220505

2012-11-25 07:21:43

Statue of Gudea, Without Inscription

Clasped hands

Sumerian

Discovery location: from Telloh (formerly Girsu) (Iraq); Repository: Musée du Louvre (Paris, France)

2nd Dynasty of Lagash, Neo-Sumerian

Creation date: ca. 2125-2110 BCE

diorite

height: 107 cm (42.13 inches)

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Statues

Votive images

Kings (People)

Hands

Saigū Nyōgo, 929-985

Male portraits

144973

945103

216

H.1

72GL 2hg

Statue of Gudea, Without Inscription

Proper right arm, chest

Sumerian

Discovery location: from Telloh (formerly Girsu) (Iraq); Repository: Musée du Louvre (Paris, France)

2nd Dynasty of Lagash, Neo-Sumerian

Creation date: ca. 2125-2110 BCE

diorite

height: 107 cm (42.13 inches)

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Statues

Votive images

Kings (People)

Hands

Saigū Nyōgo, 929-985

Male portraits

144973

945105

216

H.1

72GL 2hc

Full Record: x-945106/05D109973

Statue of Gudea, Without Inscription

Front view

Sumerian

Discovery location: from Telloh (formerly Girsu) (Iraq); Repository: Musée du Louvre (Paris, France)

2nd Dynasty of Lagash, Neo-Sumerian

Creation date: ca. 2125-2110 BCE

diorite

height: 107 cm (42.13 inches)

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Statues

Votive images

Kings (People)

Hands

Saigū Nyōgo, 929-985

Male portraits

144973

945106

05d109973

216

H.1

72GL 2

2012-11-25 04:55:35

Warka Vase

Carved vase

Tall Vase

Uruk Vase

Sumerian

Creation location: from E-anna precinct, Warka (Dhi Qar, Iraq); Repository: Iraq Museum (Baghdad, Iraq)

Jamdat Nasr

Creation date: ca. 3500-3000 BCE

alabaster, carving

height: 91 cm (35.83 inches)

Sculptures (visual works)

Mesopotamia

Vases

Inanna (Sumerian deity)

Processions

Rituals (Events)

Temple sculptures

Uruk (Extinct city)

Art, Sumerian

144878

948783

216

C.3

55B

Full Record: x-948787/07D123496

Warka Vase

Carved vase

Tall Vase

Uruk Vase

Middle and lower friezes. Detail: Gifts brought to goddess

Sumerian

Creation location: from E-anna precinct, Warka (Dhi Qar, Iraq); Repository: Iraq Museum (Baghdad, Iraq)

Jamdat Nasr

Creation date: ca. 3500-3000 BCE

alabaster, carving

height: 91 cm (35.83 inches)

Goddesses

Gifts

Sculptures (visual works)

Mesopotamia

Vases

Inanna (Sumerian deity)

Processions

Rituals (Events)

Temple sculptures

Uruk (Extinct city)

Art, Sumerian

144878

948787

07d123496

216

C.3

55B 3

220505

2013-08-08 06:01:40

Full Record: x-948886/05D109692

Victory Stele of Eannatum

Stele of the Vultures

Eannatum leading the soldiers

Sumerian

Repository: Musée du Louvre (Paris, France) ID: AO 16 IO9, AO 50, AO 2246, AO 2348

Early Dynastic (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: ca. 2450 BCE

Limestone

height of post-restoration: 188 cm, height of post-restoration: 74.02 inches

Victory in art

Victory Celebrations

Eannatum, King of Lagash

Vultures

144946

948886

05d109692

216

D.3T

75V 9

2012-11-25 04:54:59

The Standard of Ur

Royal Standard of Ur

War side

Sumerian

Discovery location: Tomb PG 779, Royal Cemetery of Ur, Babylonia - Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq); Repository: British Museum (London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom) ID: ME 121201

Early Dynastic III (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: ca. 2600 BCE

wood inlaid with shell, limestone, carnelian, and lapis lazuli

20.32x46.99 cm (8x18.5 inches)

Iraq

Mesopotamia

Babylonia

Ur (Extinct city)

Cemeteries

Royal tombs

Funerary sculpture

Armies

Sumer

144955

948903

216

D.3U

9SW

The Standard of Ur

Royal Standard of Ur

War side. Detail: Far left

Sumerian

Discovery location: Tomb PG 779, Royal Cemetery of Ur, Babylonia - Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq); Repository: British Museum (London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom) ID: ME 121201

Early Dynastic III (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: ca. 2600 BCE

wood inlaid with shell, limestone, carnelian, and lapis lazuli

20.32x46.99 cm (8x18.5 inches)

Iraq

Mesopotamia

Babylonia

Ur (Extinct city)

Cemeteries

Royal tombs

Funerary sculpture

Armies

Sumer

144955

948905

216

D.3U

9SW 1

cop.2

Full Record: x-968129/04D104748

Ziggurat of Ur

Great Ziggurat of King Urnammu

Nanna Ziggurat

View from northeast

Sumerian

Site: (Ur) Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq)

Third Dynasty of Ur

Creation date: ca. 2100-2050 BCE

mud brick

Ziggurats

Ur (Extinct city)

Nanna (Sumerian deity)

Sin (Akkadian deity)

Iraq

Art, Sumerian

Babylonia

125629

968129

04d104748

116

U72

2Z 1c

cop.2*.r-digitalonly

2012-11-25 07:17:03

Full Record: x-1298342/07D114040

The Standard of Ur

Royal Standard of Ur

War panel

Sumerian

Discovery location: Tomb PG 779, Royal Cemetery of Ur, Babylonia - Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq); Repository: British Museum (London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom) ID: ME 121201

Early Dynastic III (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: ca. 2600 BCE

wood inlaid with shell, limestone, carnelian, and lapis lazuli

20.32x46.99 cm (8x18.5 inches)

Iraq

Mesopotamia

Babylonia

Ur (Extinct city)

Cemeteries

Royal tombs

Funerary sculpture

Armies

Sumer

144955

1298342

07d114040

216

D.3U

9SW

*.digitalonly

220041

2012-11-25 05:34:33

Head of Gudea

Head of a Gudea-governor of Lagash

Front view

Sumerian

Discovery location: from (Lagash) al-Hiba (Iraq); Repository: Museum of Fine Arts (Boston, Massachusetts, USA) ID: 26.289

Transitional / Neo-Sumerian

Creation date: Reign of Gudea 2144-2124 BCE

diorite, carving, sculpture

height: 23.18 cm (9.13 inches)

Iraq

Babylonia

Lagash (Extinct city)

Sculptures (visual works)

Statues

Saigū Nyōgo, 929-985

Heads (Representations)

542357

1298350

216

H.1

72E

Full Record: x-1293403/07D123217

Nippur

View of sunrise in Mesopotamia

Sumerian

Site: Nippur (Karbalā' , Iraq)

Creation date: 3rd millennium BCE and later

Iraq

Nippur (Extinct city)

125609

1293403

07d123217

116

N719

1A

*.digitalonly

220473

2012-11-25 07:19:36

Full Record: x-1293418/07D123288

Ram in the Thicket

Goat in Thicket

Ram and Tree

Close view, 3/4 proper right, goat's upper body and flowering branches

Sumerian

Discovery location: Great Death Pit, Royal Cemetery at Ur, Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq); Repository: University Museum, University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)

Early Dynastic (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: ca. 2600 BCE

wood, gold, lapis lazuli, sculpture

height: 50.8 cm (20 inches)

Goats

Art, Sumerian

Sheep

Sculptures (visual works)

Ur (Extinct city)

542350

1293418

07d123288

216

D.3U

5G

*.digitalonly

220470

2012-11-25 07:22:09

Full Record: x-1293430/07D123296

Gold vessel in the form of an ostrich egg

Sumerian

Discovery location: PG 153, Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq); Repository: University Museum (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA) ID: B16686 (U.8173)

Early Dynastic (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: mid 3rd millenium BCE

gold, lapis lazuli, limestone, shell, bitumen, hammering, mosaic

height: 14.6 cm, height: 5.75 inches, diameter: 13 cm, diameter: 5.12 inches

Eggs

Ostrich eggs

Vessels

540664

1293430

07d123296

516

D.3

64GO

*.digitalonly

220470

2012-11-25 07:22:10

Full Record: x-1293435/07D123298

Queen Puabi's headdress

Complete headdress set up on form

Sumerian

Discovery location: PG 800, with Puabi, Tall al-Muqayyar (Iraq); Repository: University Museum (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA) ID: B16692-3, B17709-12

Early Dynastic III (Mesopotamian)

Creation date: Mid 3rd millenum BCE

gold, lapis lazuli, carnelian

Crowns

Jewelry

Hair jewelry

540667

1293435

07d123298

516

D.3

79QPH

220470

2012-11-25 07:22:11