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Jar

Object Number:E8293
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Meroitic
Provenience: Egypt
Nubia
Karanog Cemetery
Locus: G 162
Date Made: 75-125 AD
Early Date: 75
Late Date: 125
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Ceramic
Paint
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Giraffe
Palm Tree
Height: 38 cm
Outside Diameter:20.2 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908

Description

Cylindrical vessel decorated with giraffes and a palm tree painted white and black on a red ground on the body. On the shoulder are Isis knots, faces, and ankhs.

Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David B. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 164View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Randall-MacIver, David, and Woolley, Charles L. 1910. Karanog; the Romano-Nubian Cemetery (plates).. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia, IV. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 42 / 43View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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