Image of a fragment of a stela with winged scarab and a Meroitic inscription discovered at site 6 (Lion Temple). '6 M10' is written on negative. Handwritten note with negative states 'Slide 37 M1, Meroë City etc. Pl. xxIII.2'
Meroë site 6: Meroitic Stela fragment, front
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- ReferenceGB 3431 JG/M/E/10
- Former ReferenceGB 3431 E.10GB 3431 M.39
- Dates of Creation1910
- Physical Description1 silver gelatine dry plate glass negative (175mm x 126mm)
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Scope and Content
The stela is now in the National Museum of Sudan, Khartoum.
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The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.
Published in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl. XXIII.2, labelled ‘Obverse and Reverse of inscribed stela (no.6) in early style’;Leclant (ed.), (1980), Répertoire d'épigraphie méroïtique, REM 0406.