Sumerian Silver Lyre, from Ur, southern Iraq, c 2600 - 2400 BC.... at Ancient & Medieval History

Sumerian Silver Lyre, from Ur, southern Iraq, c 2600 - 2400 BC.... at Ancient & Medieval History

Figura 2 : Genoma de Ur-  Réplica da Harpa Sumérica que se encontra no Museu de Londres.

Figura 2 : Genoma de Ur- Réplica da Harpa Sumérica que se encontra no Museu de Londres.

Lyres from The Royal Tombs of Ur (ca 2550 BCE). - Ur (Sumerian: Urim) was an important Sumerian city-state in ancient Mesopotamia located at the site of modern Tell el-Muqayyar in Iraq's Dhi Qar Governorate.

Lyres from The Royal Tombs of Ur (ca 2550 BCE). - Ur (Sumerian: Urim) was an important Sumerian city-state in ancient Mesopotamia located at the site of modern Tell el-Muqayyar in Iraq's Dhi Qar Governorate.

This lyre was found in the 'Great Death-Pit', one of the graves in the Royal Cemetery at Ur. From Ur, southern Mesopotamia, Iraq. Early dynastic period, 2600-2400 BCE. (The British Museum, London)

This lyre was found in the 'Great Death-Pit', one of the graves in the Royal Cemetery at Ur. From Ur, southern Mesopotamia, Iraq. Early dynastic period, 2600-2400 BCE. (The British Museum, London)

Queen Pu-Abi's lyre, found in the Royal cemetery of Ur (2600-2400 BCE) - Mesopotamia

Queen Pu-Abi's lyre, found in the Royal cemetery of Ur (2600-2400 BCE) - Mesopotamia

Sumerian-god-Anu

sumerian god ANU standing on a bull which is a symbol of the hyades cluster and a ring around his waist representing orion.

Recumbent Steatite Bull. Neo-Sumerian Period. ca. 2150-2000 BCE. Tello (Ancient Girsu), Iraq.

Recumbent Steatite Bull. Neo-Sumerian Period. ca. 2150-2000 BCE. Tello (Ancient Girsu), Iraq.

A strange pharaoh - This statue of the pre-dynastic period may be the first known depiction of a pharaoh. At the time of Nagada (the name of a discovery at the site of Upper Egypt), around 4000 BC. This statue was found in Gebelein, south of Luxor.

A strange pharaoh - This statue of the pre-dynastic period may be the first known depiction of a pharaoh. At the time of Nagada (the name of a discovery at the site of Upper Egypt), around 4000 BC. This statue was found in Gebelein, south of Luxor.

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