Meroë site 6: kneeling statuette

Scope and Content

Image of a damaged statuette, discovered at site 6 (Lion Temple), depicting a kneeling figure bound with what appears to be a rope. Handwritten note with negative states 'Pl. XXI.2' and '6 M10'.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The background of the negative has been painted with black paint to highlight the object.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

The same figure can be seen in JG/M/E/29.


Published in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl. XXI.2, labelled 'statue of a kneeling captive (height 50 cms)'

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