Image of site 600 (Isis Temple) after excavation, showing the 'upper hall' of the temple looking east. A small village [Begerewiyeh?] can be seen in the background. '600 M10' is written on the negative. Handwritten note with negative states 'Meroë P2 12 600 M10 negative broken'.
Meroë site 600: 'Upper Hall looking E'
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- ReferenceGB 3431 JG/M/PA/12
- Former ReferenceGB 3431 P2.12GB 3431 M.580
- Dates of Creation1910
- Physical Description1 silver gelatine dry plate glass negative (126mm x 101mm)
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Scope and Content
Conditions Governing Access
To prevent further damage this negative is now stored separately from the main collection.
Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Negative is broken in two and repaired with sticky tape.
Conditions Governing Use
The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.
Published in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl. XVIII.1, labelled 'The Queen statue (separated from its column)'. Full description of the statues can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p172, find references 600-2 and 600-3.