Description (Catalog Card): Pin. Copper with lapis ball head. Type V.2     
Find Context (Catalog Card): PG 1054 C4     
Material (Catalog Card): Lapis lazuli5     
Material (Catalog Card): Copper Alloy5     
Measurement (Catalog Card): L. 180mm     
U Number: 11737     
Museum: British Museum      
Object Type: Dress and Personal Ornaments >> Clasps >> Pins      
Season Number: 07: 1928-1929      
Description (Modern): Silver pin with lapis lazuli ball head, hole in shank near head.1     
Description (Modern): Straight Pin; Lapis Ball3     
Description (Modern): Silver pin with lapis lazuli ball head; hole in shank near head.1     
Description (Modern): Silver pin with lapis lazuli ball head; hole in shank near head.1     
Location Type: Early Dynastic III1     
Material: Inorganic Remains >> Metal >> Copper Alloy      
Material: Inorganic Remains >> Metal >> Silver      
Material: Inorganic Remains >> Stones and Minerals >> Mineral >> Semi-precious >> Lapis Lazuli      
Museum Number (BM Registration Number): 1929,1017.560     
Measurement (Diameter): 46     
Measurement (Diameter): 147     
Measurement (Weight): 12.903     
[1] Data collected by British Museum research team.
[2] Woolley's description
[3] Aubrey Baadsgaard, “Trends, Traditions, and Transformations: Fashions in Dress in Early Dynastic Mesopotamia” (PhD diss., University of Pennsylvania, 2008).
[4] NW Corner
[5] Material as described by Woolley
[6] Shaft
[7] Head

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