Meroë site 294: Faïence objects

Scope and Content

Image of 9 small faïence objects from site 294, including (from top left), scaraboid in shape of a human head wearing the plumes of Amun and a Kheper; statuette of a ram god; statuette thought to be a dwarf-like god or pataikos carrying a figure on his back; statuette of a baboon; statuette of a crocodile; bead; statuette of the falcon god Horus; and a statuette of a seated cat (Bastet?).

Conditions Governing Access

There is no album print of this image.

Separated Material

The Petrie Museum, University College London, holds the baboon head (UC43951) and the crocodile head (43953).

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.


Full description of the objects can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol.1, p158, find references 294-97, 294-98, 294-99, 294-100, 294-101, 294-102, 294-103, 294-104, and 294-105.

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