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Object Number: E7512
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Meroitic
Provenience: Egypt
Nubia
Karanog Cemetery
Locus: G 187
Date Made: 100BC-AD300
Early Date: -100
Late Date: 300
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:female
Height: 15cm
Width: 9.3cm
Outside Diameter:9.3cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908

Description

Bronze. Decorated with a trefoil mouth and handle terminating below in a female mask, above in a human figure whose arms encircle the rim of the vessel; another mask and other decorative elements appear on the handle.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa (10 Oct 1992 - 03 Oct 1993)View Objects in Exhibition
Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 160/160View 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 29View Objects cited in this Publication

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