Image of the head and shoulders of the statue of Arensnuphis discovered at site 600 (Isis Temple) which Garstang believed was a statue of a Queen.
Meroë site 600: Arensnuphis Head
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- ReferenceGB 3431 JG/M/PA/14/b
- Former ReferenceGB 3431 P2.14GB 3431 M.583
- Dates of Creation1910
- Physical Description1 silver gelatine dry plate glass negative (90mm x 120mm)
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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Most of the emulsion has been removed from the negative to highlight the statue.
The statue of Arensnuphis is now held by the National Museum of Scotland (1910.110.36).
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The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.
Published in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl. XVIII.3, labelled 'Head of Queen statue'. Full description of the statue can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p172, find reference 600-3.