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


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
Classical World - Roman World (15 Mar 2003) View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa.. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 160/160View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Randall-MacIver, David, and Woolley, C. Leonard. 1910. Karanog; the Romano-Nubian Cemetery (plates).. Philadelphia. University Museum. Vol. Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia, IV. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 29View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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