Meroë site 292: Augustus Head

Scope and Content

Image of the Augustus head taken on site. Robert Elcum Horsfall, Garstang assistant, can be seen in the background. Album print marked '292 M11'.

Separated Material

The head is held by the British Museum (GR 1911.9-1.1).

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Other images of the Augustus head can be found in JG/M/AA/16-17, 33-48, 61-70, JG/M/J/5. Images of the discovery of the head can be found in JG/M/J/2-3, 9.


Published in T. Opper, (2014), The Meroë Head of Augustus, British Museum Object in Focus Series, Pl. 8.

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