Meroë site 294: Gold and bronze objects

Scope and Content

Image of artefacts found in site 294, including 3 gold necklace spacers inscribed with names of King Aramatelqo and King Malonaqen, 3 spiral rings, and a bronze plated seals (reverse of other images).

Conditions Governing Access

There is no print of this image.

Separated Material

One of the spacers is now in The Brooklyn Museum, Charles Wilbor Fund (49.29). One spacer and a ring are now in the National Museum of Sudan, Khartoum, (511/1).

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Other images of the objects can be found in JG/M/H/8 and JG/M/HA/11. The items were found in jars pictured in JG/M/H/9. The discovery of the jars can be found in JG/M/H/7 and JG/M/T/6. Two of the rings are held by the Garstang Museum (E.8039 and E.8040).Museum of Sudan.

Bibliography

Full description of the objects can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol.1, pp160-161.

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