University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E7018
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Nubian
Provenience: Egypt
Nubia
Karanog Cemetery
Locus: G
Period: Meroitic
Date Made: 100bc-300AD
Early Date: -100
Late Date: 300
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Sandstone
Iconography:Winged Man
Height: 71.88cm
Width: 14.99cm
Depth: 40.39cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908

Description

Ba figure with human head wearing a long fringed skirt, right hand is raised with a hole as if he may have held a staff, left hand holds an object, hole is in the head for a sun disk; head restored.


Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 147View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Thomas, Nancy. The American Discovery of Ancient Egypt. : Page/Fig./Plate: 236-37/123View 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 4View Objects cited in this Publication

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