Meroë site 250: Scene of Victory

Scope and Content

Close up of the right centre section of relief depicting a massacre on the south side of the lower podium at the ‘Sun Temple’ discovered at site 250. Handwritten note with negative states 'Meroë F20, Meroë City etc Pl.32.2'.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Another print of the image can be found in JG/M/FA/11. The full relief can be seen in images JG/M/F/17-21.


Published in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl. XXXII.2, labelled 'Scene of victory decorating the southern wall.’; Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 2, pl. 75, labelled 'M 250 Lower podium, S front, detail of massacre relief'.

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