Dressing Queen Puabi

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Amanda Iliadis
by Penn Museum
published on 14 February 2017

In this video, the Penn Museum exhibit team, Conservator Lynn Grant, and Near East Section Keeper Katy Blanchard assemble Queen Puabi as she may have appeared 5,000 years ago. Queen Puabi (Tomb 800) was uncovered at the Royal Cemetery at Ur by Sir Leonard Woolley in 1922.

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Museum, P. (2017, February 14). Dressing Queen Puabi. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/1093/dressing-queen-puabi/

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Museum, Penn. "Dressing Queen Puabi." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 14, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/video/1093/dressing-queen-puabi/.

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Museum, Penn. "Dressing Queen Puabi." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 14 Feb 2017. Web. 08 Feb 2023.