Meroë: 'Lord Kitchener's Visit'

Scope and Content

Image of a group who visited the excavations at Meroë, including (from left) Midwinter Bey, Director of Sudan Railways; Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl of Kitchener; General Sir Francis Reginald Wingate, Governor-General of Sudan; Professor Archibald Sayce; John Garstang; and Lady Catherine Wingate. Album print marked 'M11 (1)'.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Negative is has lots of fingerprint and other marks.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Similar to JG/M/A/1/b. Lantern Slide 10 M1, entitled ‘Meroë. Lord Kitchener’s visit’.


Published in T. Opper (2014), The Meroë Head of Augustus, British Museum Object in Focus Series, Pl. 7.

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