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|Archaeology Area:||PG 800|
|Period:||Early Dynastic III|
|Date Made:||2600-2450 BCE|
|Outside Diameter:||2.1 cm|
|Credit Line:||British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1928|
|Other Number:||U.10950 - Field No SF|
CBS Register: U.10878 is crossed out for U.10950
CBS Register: VI Season. gold ring of Queen Shubad cloisonne work. one of a pair. with sketch.
The two cuneiform signs that compose her name were initially read as "Shub-ad" in Sumerian. Today, however, we think they should be read in Akkadian as "Pu-abi."
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Ancient Mesopotamia: The Royal Tombs of Ur (1983 - 1998)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur's Royal Cemetery ( Oct 2009 - Jan 2017)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[Catalogue] Horne, Lee C., and Zettler, Richard L. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 94/Figure 31||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[Catalogue, Exhibition] Aruz, Joan. 2003. Art of the First Cities: The Third Millenium B.C. from the Mediterranean to the Indus.. New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 112||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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