University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E7091
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Meroitic
Provenience: Egypt
Nubia
Karanog Cemetery
Locus: G
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Sandstone
Pigment
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908

Description

Offering table with wide margins incribed with Meroitic script. There is a channel for overflow. Central area has 4 loaves of bread and 2 libation vases with intermingling flowing water which then splits to feed two ankhs.


Bibliography:

[Book] Woolley, C. Leonard & Randall-MacIver, David. 1910. Karanog; the Romano-Nubian Cemetery (plates). Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia, Vol. IV. : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 16View Objects cited in this Publication

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