University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E8154
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Meroitic
Provenience: Egypt
Nubia
Karanog Cemetery
Locus: G 528
Date Made: 75-125 AD
Early Date: 75
Late Date: 125
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Ceramic
Paint
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Giraffe
Height: 38.7 cm
Outside Diameter:23.4 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908

Description

Ceramic jar decorated with solid circles alternating with rings around the bottom of the neck of the jar; 3 giraffes.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa.. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 160/pl.22/163View 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 53View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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