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Period: Early Dynastic IIIa
Date: ca. 2600–2500 BCE
Geography: Mesopotamia, Ur (modern Tell al-Muqayyar)
Dimensions: 3 1/16 × 3 1/8 × 1 5/16 in. (7.7 × 7.9 × 3.3 cm)
Credit Line: Dodge Fund, 1933
Accession Number: 33.35.45
“The Art of the Jeweler: A Selection from the Collections of the Museum,” The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, November 20, 1940–March 9, 1941.
“Archaeology: Exploring the Past,” The Junior Museum of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, September 22, 1962–June 30, 1966.
“Jewelry: The Body Transformed.” The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, November 12, 2018–February 24, 2019.
“Mesopotamia: Great Cultural Innovations, Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art,” National Museum of Korea, Seoul, South Korea, July 22, 2022 – January 28, 2024.
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