Image of 20 bronze objects found at site 294, including legs from a statuette; four bronze cylinders with projections; uraeus with sun disk; statuette of lion-headed goddess; plaques of different sizes featuring a sun disk flanked by cobras; and a knife blade. Album print marked '294 M11'.
Meroë site 294: Bronze Objects
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- ReferenceGB 3431 JG/M/H/20
- Former ReferenceGB 3431 H.20GB 3431 M.421
- Dates of Creation1911
- Physical Description1 silver gelatine dry plate glass negative (188mm x 124mm)
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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Emulsion has flaked at one edge of the negative.
Two of the bronze cylinders are in the Petrie Museum, University College London (UC44303 and UC44304).
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The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.
Published in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 2, pl. 123, labelled ‘294-111a and b (top extreme left and extreme right). 294-112a, b, c, d (top row centre). 294-113 (second row left). 294-114 (second row second from left). 294-115 (second row third from left). 294-116 (second row third from right). 294-117 (second row second from right). 294-118 (second row right). 294-119 (third row extreme left). 294-120 (third row centre). 294-121 (third row second from right). 294-122 (third row right). 294-123 (bottom left). 294-124 (bottom second from left. 294-125 (bottom second from right). 294-126 (bottom right). Full description of the objects can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol.1, pp.159-160.