University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E7003
Current Location: Out on loan
Provenience: Egypt
Karanog Cemetery
Locus: G
Date Made: 100BC-AD300
Early Date: -100
Late Date: 300
Winged Female
Height: 59cm
Width: 16cm
Depth: 37.2cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908


Female ba figure wearing a long skirt. She has well-defined breasts and holds something in her left hand. On her head there is a hole for the insertion of a solar disk. She has wings.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 146View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 306-07View Objects cited in this Publication
[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 3View Objects cited in this Publication

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