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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Copper foundation figure; cast; inscribed.

  • Authority

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1822BC-1763BC
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 26.03 centimetres
    • Diameter: 9.84 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Comment

        Mentions Rim-Sin, king of Larsa and Kudur-mabuk of Emutbal, his father; inscription upon occasion of the building of a temple of Innana.
  • Bibliography

    • Guide 1922 bibliographic details
    • Saggs 1995a p.99, fig.57 bibliographic details
    • Frayne, RIME 4 RIM.E. bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G56/dc22

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

    Purchase sanctioned at Trustees meeting 8 June 1907.

  • Department

    Middle East

  • BM/Big number


  • Registration number


COMPASS Title: Copper figure


COMPASS Title: Copper figure

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