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Disclaimer Object description is in draft form, and is subject to revision
Current location British Museum
Cultural affiliation Sumerian
Date (late) 2500
Excavator Leonard Wooley
Material composite, shell, red limestone, lapis lazuli, bitumen
Museum Link
Period Early Dynastic
Date (early) 2700
Object type box
Description Standard of Ur
Length (cm) 49.53
Height (cm) 21.59

Suggested Citation

Global Heritage Fund. "box (ID:43) from Iraq/Ur/Royal Graves/PG 779". (2006) In Iraq Heritage Program. Global Heritage Fund (Ed.) . Released: 2006-11-07. Open Context. <> ARK (Archive):

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Iraq Heritage Program

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