Meroë site 6: Mound

Scope and Content

Image of the mound of site 6 (Lion Temple) before it was excavated. Note on back of album print states 'Beginning work upon a great mound on the E side of the city (beyond railway). The buried building proved to be a sort of sanctuary or temple, built over the remains of an older structure below, possibly a tomb'. Handwritten note with negative states '6 M10 Mound Box II Print P54'.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Another print of this image can be found in JG/M/PA/31.

Geographical Names