Location: On Display in the Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display

From: Egypt | Nubia | Karanog Cemetery

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E8183
Current Location Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display - On Display
Culture Meroitic
Provenience Egypt | Nubia | Karanog Cemetery
Locus G 566
Date Made 100-1 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Ceramic | Paint
Technique Painted
Iconography Giraffe | Snake | Trees

Jar decorated with a frieze of foraging giraffes and undulating snakes spitting ankh signs.

Height 34 cm
Outside Diameter 29.4 cm
Credit Line The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908

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