National Geographic : 1933 Apr
Photograph by M. E. L. Mallowan IN IRAQ EXPLORERS FOUND THIS BULL'S HEAD OF GOLD During the excavations at Ur, city of Abraham, which carry authen ticated Bible history back to the time of the Flood, this golden bull's head was discovered. The beard, hair, and horn tips are of lapis lazuli. Photograph from Maj. C.Leonard Woolley AN ANCIENT .GOLD DAGGER FROM THE RUINS OFUR This delicate weapon, more than 5,000 years old, with itshandle of lapis lazuli studded with gold, was discovered near anexcavated tomb. The tomb revealed the skull ofaking and remains of60ohuman sacrifices.