Image of 5 restored cream ware vessels, including (from left) a cup with an impressed pattern; a cup with a painted neck and frieze representing a string of beads; a cup decorated with dark brown figure possibly playing a drum; a hemispherical bowl decorated with stars on the interior and base decorated with a large rosette and a geometrical pattern; an unusual cup with spiked leaf decoration (reconstructed with fragments from site 923). Handwritten note with negative states 'Meroë Album N2. 29'.
Meroë: Meroitic Pottery
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- ReferenceGB 3431 JG/M/NA/29
- Former ReferenceGB 3431 N2.29GB 3431 M.885
- Dates of Creation
- Physical Description1 silver gelatine dry plate glass negative (126mm x 101mm)
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Scope and Content
The vessel on the far right is now in the Louvre, Paris.
Conditions Governing Use
The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.
Published in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 2, pl.222, labelled 'from left to right: x-mm, x-nn, x-kk, x-ll, x-jj'. Full description of the objects can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p.261.