Meroë: Meroitic Pottery Types

Scope and Content

Image of three black pottery vessels, including (from left), vessel and lid of soft pottery with decorated rim (tomb 15); vessel and lid of soft pottery (tomb 302); and burnished black-brown jar, with pattern incised and whitened (tomb 304). Handwritten note with negative states 'Meroë 1910 Album N2 36 Pottery'. Album print labelled 'Meroë pottery types'.

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Published in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl.XLII.2. Illustration of the pots are also on pl. xlvi.35-37.

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