Stone Bowl Inscribed with the Name of Agirgal

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 21 February 2018
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Agirgal was probably the name of the owner of the bowl. It was found in grave PG33. Akkadian to Neo-Sumerian Period, 2300-2100 BCE. From the Royal Cemetery at Ur, Southern Mesopotamia, modern-day Iraq. Part of objects allotted to the British Museum from Ur excavation season 1926-1927 CE. (The British Museum, London).

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About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2018, February 21). Stone Bowl Inscribed with the Name of Agirgal. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8127/stone-bowl-inscribed-with-the-name-of-agirgal/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Stone Bowl Inscribed with the Name of Agirgal." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 21, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8127/stone-bowl-inscribed-with-the-name-of-agirgal/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Stone Bowl Inscribed with the Name of Agirgal." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 21 Feb 2018. Web. 04 Aug 2021.