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Jar

Object Number:E8162
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Meroitic
Provenience: Egypt
Nubia
Karanog Cemetery
Locus: G 542
Date Made: 100-1 BC
Early Date: -100
Late Date: -1
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Ceramic
Paint
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Antelope
Bird
Vine
Height: 31 cm
Outside Diameter:28.2 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908

Description

Painted decoration on this jar inclued horizontal banding, a plant motif, vines, a bird, and a silouette of an animal with antlers (antelope?).

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Nubia: Egypt\'s Rival in Africa (10 Oct 1992 - 03 Oct 1993) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Adams, William Y. 2003. Nubia Los reinos del Nilo en Sudan.. Barcelona. Fundacio "la Caixa". ed. 1st. pg. 321 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 131/25View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] O'Connor, David B. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 160/165View 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 54View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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