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Mounted on a model are hair ornaments, earrings and necklaces. Jewellery of this kind was worn by many of the women attendants of Queen Pu-Abi. Found in the royal burial pits excavated by Sir Leonard Woolley. Culture: Sumerian. Date/Period: c.2500 BC. Place of Origin: Ur, Sumeria, Ancient Iraq. Material Size: Gold, lapis lazuli, carnelian. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ British Museum, London . Location: 08.
Post Date: Nov 6, 2015 2:00 AM
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Credit: Werner Forman Archive / Heritage Images/Newscom
Format: 3187 x 3937 Color JPEG
Photographer: Werner Forman Archive
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