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Updated: 14 April 2015
Broad piece of sheet gold, decorative mount from a beam which has now disappeared, bent into a slightly curved shape, tapering at one end.
- Excavated/Findspot: Ur
- (Asia,Iraq,South Iraq,Ur (city - archaic))
- Length: 13.97 centimetres
- Diameter: 10.79 centimetres (end)
- Diameter: 8.89 centimetres (end)
Found with 1929,1017.100-105 (BM.122293.a-e).
Objects allotted to the British Museum from the Ur excavations, season 1928-1929.
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Object reference number: WCO20735
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