Image of site 1000 (Hamadab) after excavation showing the interior of the shrine from the main gate. stelas of Queen Amanirenas and Prince Akinidad can be seen at either side of the entrance in situ. Handwritten note with negative states 'Album X2 Meroë 1000 M14'.
Meroë site 1000: interior from main gate
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- ReferenceGB 3431 JG/M/X/2/a
- Former ReferenceGB 3431 X.2GB 3431 M.748
- Dates of Creation1914
- Physical Description1 silver gelatine dry plate glass negative (214mm x 163mm)
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There is no album print of this image.
The stela on the left is now in the British Museum (EA 1650).
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The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.
Published in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 2, pl. 195, labelled 'M 1000 Interior seen from main gate. At the two sides of the gate Meroitic cursive stela of Queen Amanirenas and Prine Akinidad (left REM 1003, right REM 1039)'; Garstang, (1916), 'Fifth interim report on the excavations at Meroë', Liverpool Annals of Archaeology and Anthropology, Vol. 7, pl. VII.2, labelled 'View of shrine 1000, showing the two stela at the entrance'.