Meroë site 250: Processional Relief (centre right)

Scope and Content

Image of the centre right of a relief on the west side of the lower podium of the ‘Sun Temple’ discovered at site 250, thought to depict a kiosk with four columns with figures on foot and horses moving towards it (right). Album print marked '250 M11'.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Heavy silvering of the emulsion around the edge of the negative.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

The full relief can be seen in images (from left to right) JG/M/F/22-23, 26, 24-25. Reproduced as lantern slide 18 M2, entitled ‘Scene from Sun Temple, showing sacrifice, altar and victims’.


Full description of the relief can be found in Török (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p108. Image published in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 2, pl. 80, labelled 'M250 Lower podium, w front detail of relief'.

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