UR / Bull’s Head Ornament For A Lyre -- Bronze, shell & lapis lazuli -- From Ur’s Early Dynastic III Era BCE) in Mesopotamia -- The Metropolitan Museum of Art Why on earth would that be a bull? Spiral horns, delicate face, not a bull.
Vessel stand with ibex support Period: Early Dynastic III Date: ca. Geography: Mesopotamia Culture: Sumerian Medium: Copper alloy, inlaid with shell and lapis lazuli Dimensions: H. x x cm) Classification: Metalwork-Sculpture
Stele of Ushumgal [MetMuseum] Period: Early Dynastic I Date: B. Geography: Mesopotamia, probably from Umma (modern Jokha) Culture: Sumerian Medium: Gypsum alabaster Classification: Stone-Reliefs-Inscribed