Image of the left side of a broken votive tablet depicting Horus-on-the-crocodile discovered at site 261 (Temple of Amun), showing part of the hieroglyphic inscription. Album print is marked '261 M10'. '260 M10' is written on the negative.
Meroë site 261: Horus votive tablet (left)
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- ReferenceGB 3431 JG/M/D/16
- Former ReferenceGB 3431 D.16GB 3431 M.291
- Dates of Creation1910
- Physical Description1 silver gelatine dry plate glass negative (125mm x 176mm)
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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Emulsion of the negative is chipped at the edge of the negative.
The tablet is now held in the Sudan National Museum, Khartoum, (521).
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The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.
Published in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl. XI.4, labelled ‘votive tablet to Horus-on-the-crocodile with continuous inscription, found at foot of the high alter in central sanctuary, 261’. Full description of the object can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p124, find reference 261-1.