Meroë site 600: Arensnuphis Head

Scope and Content

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.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Most of the emulsion has been removed from the negative to highlight the statue.

Separated Material

The statue of Arensnuphis is now held by the National Museum of Scotland (1910.110.36).

Conditions Governing Use

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.

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