Meroë site 6: 'Royal Figure in Basalt'

Scope and Content

Image of a basalt statue of a 'Royal Figure' found during the excavation of site 6 (Lion Temple). Album print marked '6 M10'.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The background of the negative has been painted with black paint to highlight the figure. The print in the album appeared to have been created before the negative was processed.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.


Published in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl. XXII.3, labelled ‘Royal Figure in basalt’.

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