Meroë: Meroitic Pottery

Scope and Content

Image of five restored cream marl clay ware cups. Four feature stamped decoration and one is painted. The cup second from the left was restored from fragments found at site 923. Handwritten note with negative states 'Meroë Album N2 23, Meroë Pottery'. On album print the cup on the far right is marked 'Mr James Smith'.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Original negative is out of focus.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

The same pots can be seen in JG/M/NA/24.


Full description of the objects published in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p 199, find reference 923-a (second from left), p 261, (from left) x-z, x-x, x-w, and x-v.

Geographical Names