Meroë: Decorated capital

Scope and Content

Image of a sandstone capital of Ptolemaic Egyptian type, decorated with a ram-headed, sun disc-crown Nubian Amun. Album print marked '893 M14’, but Török states the object is from 959.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The emulsion is slightly damaged.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.


Published in Török (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 2, pl. 175 labelled ‘959-8’. Full description in Török (1997), Meroë City, Vol.1, p214.

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