Bronze head of Dionysus found in the pyramid tomb at Meroe of Prince Arikan Kharer, son of King Natakmani (c : News Photo

Bronze head of Dionysus found in the pyramid tomb at Meroe of Prince Arikan Kharer, son of King Natakmani (c

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Bronze head of Dionysus found in the pyramid tomb at Meroe of Prince Arikan Kharer, son of King Natakmani (c,12 BC 12 AD). Late Hellenistic in style, dating from c 150 BC, it is one of several Greek objects found in Meroitic royal tombs. It was probably obtained in the course of trade with Ptolemaic Egypt. Sudan. Hellenistic. c 150 BC. Meroe. (Photo by Werner Forman/Universal Images Group/Getty Images)
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Bronze head of Dionysus found in the pyramid tomb at Meroe of Prince Arikan Kharer, son of King Natakmani (c,12 BC 12 AD). Late Hellenistic in style, dating from c 150 BC, it is one of several Greek objects found in Meroitic royal tombs. It was probably obtained in the course of trade with Ptolemaic Egypt. Sudan. Hellenistic. c 150 BC. Meroe. (Photo by Werner Forman/Universal Images Group/Getty Images)
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January 01, 1980
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