Meroë site 250: King Areq Relief cartouches

Scope and Content

Close-up of 3 cartouches containing the name and titles of King Areq/Prince Akinidad discovered at site 250 (Sun Temple). Handwritten note with negative states 'Meroë City etc. Pl. XXXV.1, portion enlarged, Box II'. '250 M10' is written on negative.

Separated Material

Now held by the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Full object can be seen in JG/M/F/12.


Full description of the relief can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p 105 and p113, find reference 250-3; Leclant (ed.), (1980), Répertoire d'épigraphie méroïtique, REM 0402.

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