20 pages | 4 1/2 x 6 1/2 | 20 color illus.
Paper 1998 | ISBN 9780924171611 | $9.95s | Add to cart || Outside N. America | £9.99
Distributed for the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Lions and rams and bulls! Oh, my! See them in all their golden splendor. This book contains 20 full-color postcards featuring the animals that decorated the treasures of Ur—the gold and lapis lazuli bull-head from the Great Lyre, the gold and lapis lazuli statuette of the "Ram in the Thicket," intricately carved animals and human-headed beasts from the inlaid plaques and engraved seal stones, delicate molded bulls and stags from pendants and clothing attachments, the silver lion head, and many more . . .