Meroë site 262: Copy of glass figure of Amun

Scope and Content

Image of a glass paste copy of the glass figure of Amun discovered at site 262 (Temple of Amun) (262-1). Handwritten note with negative states Meroë City etc. Pl. X D13'. Album print marked '262 M'.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Emulsion of the negative is discoloured and yellowing. Glass is slightly broken on one side of the negative. Marked by finger prints.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Original object can be seen in JG/M/D/12.


Published in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl. X.3, labelled ‘glass paste cameo, from tomb chamber 262’. Full description of the object can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p124.

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