Meroë: Restored Pots

Scope and Content

Image of three pieces of restored pottery from Meroë, including, from left, a bowl of burnished darkred pottery (tomb 321) ; a necked pot with burnish back or red slip with incised and tooled decoration filled with white pigment; and a red-slipped cream ware cup with impressed decoration. Album print marked 'M12'.

Access Information

There is no original negative of this image. There is a 35mm negative of the album print.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.


Published in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 2, plate 233, labelled ‘x-nnn (left), x-ooo (centre), x-ppp (right)’. Full description in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p262, find references x-nnn, x-ooo, x-ppp. Illustration of the bowl (left) can be found in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl. XIV.17, marked as tomb 321.

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