Meroë site 897: Votive axe and statuette fragment

Scope and Content

Image of a pottery votive axe and fragment of a statuette of a woman (possibly the goddess Isis) discovered at site 897. Note with album print states 'votive axe in pottery'. Print also marked '897 M14'.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Emulsion has bubbled slightly at the edge of the negative.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.


Published in Török, (1997), Meroë City ,Vol. 2, pl. 181 labelled '897-8 (right), 897-9 (left)’. Full description of the objects can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol.1, p.190.

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