University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E7036
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Karanog Cemetery
Locus: Surface Find
Period: Meroitic
Date Made: 100BC-AD300
Early Date: -100
Late Date: 100BC-AD300
Human Head
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908


Head of a ba statue. Still retains pinkish pigment. The eyes and ears are stylized and emphasized The nose and mouth are rather crudely carved. The hair line is sharply defined.


[Book] Thomas, Nancy. The American Discovery of Ancient Egypt. Los Angeles County Museum of Art and American Research Center in Egypt. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 236-37/123View 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 9View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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