Meroë site 943: 'Four Roman intaglios'

Scope and Content

Image of four rings with intaglio bezel found at site 943. Decorated with (from left) a man's head; a bull; possibly a lion; and the head of Zeus-Jupiter. Handwritten note with negative states 'Meroë Print J37 a + b'.

Conditions Governing Access

There is no album print for this negative.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Extensive silvering around the edge of the emulsion.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Bibliography

Published in Garstang, (1914), 'Fourth Interim Report on Meroë', Liverpool Annals of Archaeology and Anthropology, Vol. VI, pl. V.1, labelled 'rings with intaglio bezels, Roman style'. Full description of the objects can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p.206

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