The Dodekaschoinos (literally "Twelve Cities" in Greek...
King Ergamenes (also known as King Arkamani I, r. 295-275 BCE...
A pyramid is a structure or monument, usually with a quadrilateral...
The Candaces of Meroe
The Candaces of Meroe were the queens of the Kingdom of Kush who...
The Kingdom of Kush
Kush was a kingdom in northern Africa in the region corresponding...
The Meroe Head
The Meroe Head, so-called because it was found beneath a temple...
Map of Ancient Egypt, showing the Nile up to the fifth cataract...
Period: Meroitic Period Date: 100–250 CE Geography: From Egypt...
Lion Temple to the Nubian deity Apedemak in Musawwarat (modern-day...
Armlet from Meroe
Gold armlet with pendants and busts of gods. From the treasure...
Armlet with Mummiform Gods from Meroe
Gold armlet with depictions of mummiform gods. From the treasure...
Bronze Head of Augustus
Bronze head from an over-life-sized statue of Augustus, found in...