Meroë site 195: interior of tank

Scope and Content

Image of the west half of the south wall of the tank discovered at site 195 ('Royal Baths'), showing various sculptures and carvings including a rosette, a tondi featuring the face of a woman, an ox, and possibly a lion statue. Handwritten note with negative states Meroë Print L25'. Album print marked '194 M12'.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Published in Garstang's report to the Excavation Committee, (JG/7/1/3), labelled 'Great Bath: South façade showing arrangement of bows & bulls, glazed tiles, "medallions", base of (harpist) statue, frescos etc.'

Bibliography

Image published in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 2, pl. 30, labelled ' M 195 , interior, s wall, E half, detail'.

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