Image of various pieces of faïence pottery discovered at site 943/296, including (from left) a grape cluster; a drop-shaped object; a footed bowl decorated with a lion and a crocodile; an oval-shaped tray; a small bowl; a vessel possibly used as a libation vase; grape clusters; and a broken vessel. Handwritten note with negative states 'Meroë Print J35'. Album print marked '296 M13'.
Meroë site 943/296: Faïence objects
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- ReferenceGB 3431 JG/M/J/35
- Former ReferenceGB 3431 J.35GB 3431 M.454
- Dates of Creation1913
- Physical Description1 silver gelatine dry plate glass negative (188mm x 124mm)
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Scope and Content
Site 943 was a room discovered in a house erected over the ruins of complex of Site 296-942-948. This is why the print in the album refers to 296.
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The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.
Published in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 2, pl. 169, labelled '943-11 (back left). 943-12 (front left). 943-13 (back second from left). 943-14 (back centre). 943-15 (front centre). 943-16 (back second from right). 943-17 (back right). 943-18 (front right)'. Full description of the object can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p.206.