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Object Number: E5015
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Meroitic
Provenience: Egypt
Nubia
Shablul
Locus: Grave Sh. 29
Date Made: 100BC-300 AD
Early Date: -100
Late Date: 300
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Sandstone
Iconography:Head
Height: 19.9cm
Width: 11.1cm
Depth: 11.5cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Shablul; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1907

Description

Ba head from a human-headed ba statue. Parts of the headdress remains.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa (10 Oct 1992 - 03 Oct 1993)View Objects in Exhibition
What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1950 - 31 Dec 1950)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 146View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Woolley, C. Leonard & Randall-MacIver, David. 1909. Areika. : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 18View Objects cited in this Publication

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