This is an original 1929 black and white halftone print of King Meskalamdug's gold helmet, found in his tomb in Ur of the Chaldees of Mesopotamia. There is still controversy over whether he is a king or not.
This 82+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects.No surface rub.No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 4.25 x 4.25 inches; 11 x 11 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: royalty, archaeological, Sumerian, artifact