Meroë site 6: Mound

Scope and Content

Image of the mound of site 6 (Lion Temple) before it was excavated. Album print labelled 'Beginning work upon a great mound on the E side of the city (beyond the 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'. Album print marked 'Negative Album P54' and 'Meroë 1910 6'.

Related Material

Original negative can be found in JG/M/P/54.

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