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'.
Meroë site 943: 'Four Roman intaglios'
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- ReferenceGB 3431 JG/M/J/37/a
- Former ReferenceGB 3431 J.37GB 3431 M.702
- Dates of Creation1913
- Physical Description1 silver gelatine dry plate glass negative (188mm x 124mm)
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Scope and Content
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.
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