Meroë street 900: after clearing

Scope and Content

Image looking along street 900 after excavation, showing mud brick walls; steps leading to buildings from the street; and remains of capitals along the wall. Workmen can be seen in the background moving waste with mine cars on a track. Handwritten note with negative states ‘Mero R31 900 M14’.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor negative. Extensive silvering of the emulsion and chips in the glass. A glue like substance has been dropped on the glass.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Reproduced as lantern slide 71 M4, entitled ‘Excavation. Site 900, Row of capitals’.

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