A16.117

File: /MZ/A/A16/D/I/0117.HTM
Processed on 10-10-2016
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Labeling/Designation
Category 2002-9-21!! clay artifacts [Input file: M921MKB.J / M921MKB.-J]
Definition 2002-9-21mKB seal impression [Input file: M921MKB.J / M921MKB.-J]
Best image
Best Image 2007-8-12sc
L_V17d3258 A16.117 O731 gg si.jpg

Description/Count
Description 2002-9-13sB large fragment of a sealing; black hard clay, nice part of a scene with a bull man fighting reverse lion plus palm tree [Input file: N304LR.J / N304LR.-J]
2002-9-21mKB one twisted leather strip and many narrower impressions in no order, which may be leather or fiber. [Input file: M921MKB.J / M921MKB.-J]

Recovery/Assignment and the Record
Daily 2002-9-13lR this item was found while removing the gray ashy layer f292 but found in the reddish material to the west of f292 and was given a new feature number for this material, f293. It is difficult to separate these layers of gray and reddish material since there are a number of overlaying layers, refer to v94a. r371 was taken to indicate the location of the seal impression. [Input file: MX12LR4.J / MX12LR4.-J]

Volumetric localization
Locus 2002-9-13aP k206 [Input file: M917LR.J / M917LR.-J]
Relays 2002-9-12aP 371 (41137 36927 - 8529 / Relay location: @bottom) [Input file: R7QFAB1R.J / R7QFAB1R.-J]

Contact association
Type of contact: Earliest events 2002-9-13aP i117 sits in f292 (layer) [Input file: M917LR.J / M917LR.-J]

Spatial aggregation
Nature 2002-9-13aP associated q-lot: 783 [Input file: M917LR.J / M917LR.-J]

Time sequencing
Stratum to which element belongs 2006-10-10!! s330AAH [Input file: S-CUMUL.J / S-CUMUL.-J]
Phase to which stratum belongs 2006-10-10!! h5hAAH [Input file: S-CUMUL.J / S-CUMUL.-J]

Measurements
Height 2010-9-7bH 1.9 [Input file: U907BH.J / U907BH.-J]
Length 2002-9-21mKB 2.5 [Input file: M921MKB.J / M921MKB.-J]
Top width 2002-9-21mKB 4 [Input file: M921MKB.J / M921MKB.-J]
Thickness 2002-9-21mKB 1.3 [Input file: M921MKB.J / M921MKB.-J]

Descriptive
Ware/Material 2002-9-21mKB clay [Input file: M921MKB.J / M921MKB.-J]
Color definition 2002-9-21mKB 5PB4/1 [Input file: M921MKB.J / M921MKB.-J]
2002-9-21mKB dark Bluish Gray [Input file: M921MKB.J / M921MKB.-J]
Color number 2010-9-7bH B5 3/1 [Input file: U907BH.J / U907BH.-J]
Preservation 2002-9-13sB large fragm of a sealing [Input file: MX05SB.J / MX05SB.-J]
Iconographic Description 2002-9-21mKB reversed lion with head to the left and face seen from above, legs of the lion are on the right side of his body and his front paw is shown open and from above, the other leg is shown with the foot depicted in profile; bullman facing left holding with his left hand the open paw of the lion, his right arm is raised toware the lion, his head is in frontal view, palm tree with a date cluster hanging down from either side, some of the leaves seen from above, back leg of a third figure facing right it appears to be one leg of a hero (in this case the other leg would be raised on top of a reversed bull), part of head and horn of a reversed bull. [Input file: M921MKB.J / M921MKB.-J]
Style 2002-9-21mKB this type of contest scene is unusual at Urkesh but not the first one we have had with reversed figures in the contest [Input file: M921MKB.J / M921MKB.-J]

Conservation
Needs 2002-9-13sB black hard clay,nice part of a scene with a bullman fighting reverse lion plus palm tree [Input file: MX05SB.J / MX05SB.-J]
Results 2002-9-13sB cleaned [Input file: MX05SB.J / MX05SB.-J]

Analogical record
Photo of constituent

L_V15e5056

Mx15 fAB

L_V15e5057

Mx15 fAB

L_V15e5058

Mx15 fAB

L_V17d3257

O731 gG
Photo of constituent

L_V17d3258

O731 gG

L_V17d3259

O731 gG
Drawing of constituent

L_W15d4613

M924 fK
Reference to Plot 2012-3-22lC p0011 [Input file: W322LC.J / W322LC.-J]

Disposition
Storage 2010-9-7bH in MKB office [Input file: U907BH.J / U907BH.-J]

Special roster (NOT DONE): glyptics (Zsi)
Zsi5ba - bl
Zsi5ge - fr
Zsi5gr - no
Zsi5nu - 2
Zsi5th - to
Zsi611a2 - ma
Zsi611ah - at
Zsi611dr - sh-tuffed
Zsi611he - UC
Zsi611pb - sh
Zsi611ph - pr
Zsi611pl - ar
Zsi611pr - ac
Zsi611ro - at
Zsi612a2 - UC
Zsi612ah - pf
Zsi612dr - lo
Zsi612he - UC
Zsi612pb - pr
Zsi612ph - pr
Zsi612pl - ar
Zsi612pr - ac
Zsi612ro - to
Zsi614ah - UC
Zsi614ro - pr?
Zsi621aa - br
Zsi622at - ro
Zsi712af - st-foot + cross bar, chevron
Zsi712av - cu
Zsi712la - fs
Zsi713af - ta-double compartment; slightly curved legs; out turned feet
Zsi715aa - sc?
Zsi721av - dr
Zsi721la - OR-under bird
Zsi815lc - te