Meroë site 293: inscription fragment

Scope and Content

Image of 3 sandstone blocks forming a partial two column vertical hieroglyphic inscription discovered at site 293. The cartouche is believed to be the name of Aspelta. Handwritten note with negative states 'Album V28 Meroë 293 M11 2 negatives'.

Access Information

The negative has been removed from the collection to prevent further damage.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Negative has been broken and 'repaired' with sticky tape.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.


Full description of the objects and inscriptions can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1 p. 241, inscription 71.

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