Meroë site 194: faïence Objects

Scope and Content

Image of faïence objects discovered at site 194 ('Royal Baths'), including inlays in the shape of rosettes, ankhs, and Apedemak emerging from a lunar crescent; and a head of a statute in the form of a lion. 'L30a 194 M12' is written on reverse of the negative.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The background of the image on the negative has been painted with black paint to highlight the object. The album print was taken before the negative was processed.

Separated Material

The Apedemak inlay is now held by the Liverpool World Museum (49.47.874).

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

The objects can also be seen in JG/M/L/30.


Full description of the objects in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p84, references 195-30(S) to 195-35(S).

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