Meroë site 6: Sun Temple Sun Dial

Scope and Content

Image of the wooden sun dial in the shape of the Sun Temple discovered at site 6 (Lion Temple). 'E.26 and 'pl.22' are written on negative. Handwritten note with negative states 'Meroë Print E 26, Meroë City Etc. Pl. 22.1'.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

The Sun Dial is now held by the Garstang Museum.


Published in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl. XXIII.1, labelled 'Wooden model of a temple-pylon with dial'.

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