Meroë site 924/294: Bronze objects

Scope and Content

Image of three bronze figures discovered at either site 924 or 294, including (from left) a sphinx on a pedestal; a winged cupid; and a tripod stand decorated with an animal figure. Album print marks the site as '294' though the sphinx and the cupid are labelled as 924 elsewhere in the collection.

Conditions Governing Access

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

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

The sphinx and the cupid figures can also be seen in JG/M/NA/11 and JG/M/O/13a. The sphinx and the cupid figures can also be seen in JG/M/NA/11 and JG/M/O/13a. The tripod can also be seen in JG/M/V/46. A negative of an image of the print can be found in JG/M/AA/7.

Bibliography

Full description of the figure can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p231, find references (from left), 924-f, 924-g, and possibly 924-o.

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