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Offering Table

Date:
100 BC-AD 300
-100
300
Extent:
46.5
cm
45.3
Description:

Offering table with carved lotus flowers, loaves of bread, grapes and pouring water from 2 vessels. 3 lines of Meroitic writing.

Medium:
Sandstone
Provenance:

The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908

Source:
E7095
Spatial:
Egypt
Nubia
Karanog Cemetery
Temporal:
Meroitic
Coverage:
Meroitic
Edm Type:
Image
Identifier:
335605
Type:
Offering Table
Agg Provider:
Penn Museum
Agg Is Shown At:
http://www.penn.museum/collections/object/335605