Meroë sites 273 & 295: 'Seals and fragment of intaglio'

Scope and Content

Image of 3 objects including, (from top left), a fragment of glass cameo decorated with horses, a small seal, and a large seal. On the back of the album print the left hand objects are marked ‘260’ [actually 273] and the right seal is marked ‘295’. Note with negative states '294 M 11 Similar to Print D 41' and 'Not required' crossed out.

Conditions Governing Access

There is no album print of this image.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The negative is scratched. There is also a streak of light across the image.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

The glass cameo is now held by the Garstang Museum (C.1132).


Full description of the cameo can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p 127, find reference 272-3.

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