Xerxes Said
The oft forgotten corners of ancient history, from the beginning of time to the 10th century AD.
  1. Lyre Fragment, Iraq - Ur. Shell and bitumen Bull’s gold head, and shell inlay plaques. Harp of the king. Reconstructed. PG 789 The shell in the inlay is Pinctada margaritifera

    http://www.penn.museum/collections/object/4466

  1. 19 notesTimestamp: Friday 2013/05/10 6:16:30shellbitumenharpmusical instrumentsSumeriansuriraqbullgold
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