Meroë tomb 307: offering tablet

Scope and Content

Image of a votive tablet found blocking the entrance of tomb 307. The table features the gods Nephthys and Anubis making offerings into a [lotus shaped?] depression on the surface of the table. There is a cursive Meroitic inscription around the edge. '307 M10' is written on the negative. Handwritten note with negative states 'Album V62 Meroë 307 M10'.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Very poor negative. Emulsion is very discoloured.

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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