Meroë: 'Capital in 897 M14'

Scope and Content

Image of a decorated campaniform capital discovered at site 897. Handwritten note with negative states 'Meroë R8 897 M14'. Album print labelled 'Capital in 897 M14'. Print marked '897 M14'. Török states the capital is from site 893.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

A small piece of emulsion is missing from the negative.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Reproduced as lantern slide 73 M4, entitled ‘Excavation site. Capital near view’. The capital can also be seen in JG/M/JA/19 which is labelled as site 893. The capital can also been seen on a wall in JG/M/X/25.


Published in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 2, pl.159 labelled '893-1'. Full description of item can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol.1 p.189, find reference 893-1.

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