Meroë tomb 307: offering tablet

Scope and Content

Image of a votive tablet found blocking the entrance of tomb 307. The tablet depicts two large libating offering jars and a lotus shaped offering tablet in the centre. There is a cursive Meroitic inscription around the edge. '307 M10' is written on the negative. Handwritten note with the negative states 'Album V60 Meroë 307 M10'.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Emulsion is slightly chipped at the edge of the negative.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Bibliography

Published in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl.LVI, labelled 'votive altars with inscriptions (no. 28-36 in sequence) from tomb 307'.

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