University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E7471
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Meroitic
Provenience: Egypt
Nubia
Karanog Cemetery
Locus: G 526
Date Made: 100 BC-AD 300
Early Date: -100
Late Date: 300
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Leather
Pigment
Height: 8.26 cm
Length: 7.62 cm
Width: 0.32 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908

Description

Fragment of green leather sewn onto red leather with dark colored thread. Design represents two snakes facing each other, with a zig-zag line between them.


Bibliography:

[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 109View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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