Meroë site 195: Tank

Scope and Content

Image the excavation of the tank at site 195 (‘Royal Baths’), showing John Garstang, Marie Garstang and [Robert Ludwig Mond?] sorting through statue fragments. Handwritten note with negative states 'Meroë Print L33'. Album print marked 'Slide 80 M4' and '194 M12'.


The print is missing from the album.

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The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Similar to JG/M/LA/9. Published in Garstang's report to the Excavation Committee, (JG/7/1/3), labelled 'The Great Bath: view showing excavation: steps (L), water-inlets (top of back wall). Reproduced as lantern slide M16 M4, entitled ‘Meroë. Sorting fragments in bath’.


Published in Garstang, (1913), ‘Third interim Report on the Excavations of Meroë in Ethiopia', Liverpool Annals of Archaeology and Anthropology, Vol. V, pl. VIII.2, labelled 'The swimming and shower bath'.

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