Meroë site 260: 'Discovery of High Altar'

Scope and Content

General view of the Temple of Amun during excavation, showing the discovery of the high altar (below left) in site 261. Sites 264, 266, 269 can also be seen partly excavated. Note with album print states 'discovery of high altar (left foreground) in the Temple of Amon' and '260 (?) M10'.

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Related Material

Another print of this image can be found in JG/M/FA/25.


Published in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl. V.2, labelled ‘sanctuaries after excavation’

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