Meroë site 295: male statue

Scope and Content

Image of the restored life-size statue of a man discovered at site 295. Handwritten note with negative states 'Meroë' Print L70'. Album print marked 'M12'.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

A process has been used to remove most of the emulsion from the glass, leaving only the image of the statue.

Separated Material

The statue is now in the Sudan National Museum, Khartoum, (537).

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Another image of the statue can be found in JG/M/LA/36.


Published in Garstang, (1913), ‘Third interim Report on the Excavations of Meroë in Ethiopia’, Liverpool Annals of Archaeology and Anthropology, Vol. V, pl. IX.2. Full description of the statue can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol.1, pp163-164, reference 295-3.

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