Description (Catalog Card): Gold Crown. [E.1-.16] Formed of beads and figurines, etc. sewn onto a fillet of leather. The background was composed of minute beads of lapis and gold--the latter short tubular lengths. Against these stood out: (A) [A.1-.8] 4 pairs of animals, viz. 2 antlered stags. 2 bearded bulls, 2 gazelles, 2 rams. (B) [B.1-.17] Small 8-petalled rosettes. (C) [C.1-.23] Plant ornaments, viz. Ears of corn, pomegranates, bunches composed of 3 fruit and 3 leaves, plants with rough stems (gold-leaf over silver) and gold and carnelian pods. (D) [D.1-.8] 8 Twisted wire palmettes for the order of them see field notes.     
Find Context (Catalog Card): PG 800B 72     
Material (Catalog Card): Gold     
Measurement (Catalog Card): (A) stags: H. 35mm; bulls: H. 30mm;gazelles: H. 35mm; rams: H. 25mm (B) Diam. 15mm (C) corn L. 35mm; pomegranates L. 40mm; plants with rough stems L. 60mm (D) L. 35mm     
U Number: 10948C.8     
Season Number: 06: 1927-1928      
Museum: University of Pennsylvania Museum      
Object Type: Dress and Personal Ornaments >> Headdress >> Frontlets      
Popular Name: Pu'Abi's Headdress     
Description (Modern): Pendant/dangle consisting of three spherical fruits and three poplar-type leaves. Stringer is gold foil double loop. Complete and intact.     
Material: Inorganic Remains >> Metal >> Silver      
Material: Inorganic Remains >> Metal >> Gold      
Museum Number (UPM B-number): B16684.23     


Locations: 10948C.8 Export: JSON - XML - CSV

Location Context Title Context Description Description (Modern)
PG/800B This tomb chamber contained the remains of Queen Puabi, as identified by one of the cylinder seals on her body. Woolley associated it with the death pit above, to which he had assigned the designator PG/800, thus this chamber received the subletter B. Since the chamber floor is about 2.5 meters lower than the death pit floor, however, the two may actually be unrelated. (none)
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Media: 10948C.8 Export: JSON - XML - CSV

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Woolley's Catalog Cards Woolley's Catalog Cards Card -- BM ID:194 Box:47 Page:188 Card -- BM ID:194 Box:47 Page:188 (none)
Woolley's Catalog Cards Woolley's Catalog Cards Card -- BM ID:194 Box:47 Page:189 Card -- BM ID:194 Box:47 Page:189 (none)
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