Meroë: Faïence objects

Scope and Content

Image of various faïence objects from various sites, including (from left): a plaque with a ring on the reverse (site 6); plaque with images of ducks in relief (site 264); ankh shaped object (site 6); plaque decorated with a row of uraei with sun discs in a square field topped by shu-feathers (site 266); glazed object decorated with flowers topped by shu-feathers with a ring on the reverse (site 264). Album print labelled 'Also in album D 42. (Neg in box 6)'. Album print marked 'M10'.

Access Information

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

Separated Material

The object on the far right (264-7) is now held by the Sudan National Museum, Khartoum (518).

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Another copy of this print can be found in JG/M/D/42.


Image published in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 2, pl. 94, labelled ‘6-3 (extreme left). 264-6 (top). Unknown provenance (second from left), 266-2 (second from right). 264-7 (extreme right). Full description of most of the objects can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p49 (6-3); p125 (264-6, 264-7 & 266-2).

Geographical Names