The Lion temple at Naga : News Photo

The Lion temple at Naga

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The Lion temple at Naga, Detail of a relief. Although the theme of the ruler, in this case Queen Amanitare, preparing to smite bound enemies, is a classic one in Egyptian art, the costume and form of the royal figure depict local Meroitic preferences. Sudan. Nubian. c 300 BC 100 BC. Naga, Meroe. (Photo by Werner Forman/Universal Images Group/Getty Images)
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The Lion temple at Naga, Detail of a relief. Although the theme of the ruler, in this case Queen Amanitare, preparing to smite bound enemies, is a classic one in Egyptian art, the costume and form of the royal figure depict local Meroitic preferences. Sudan. Nubian. c 300 BC 100 BC. Naga, Meroe. (Photo by Werner Forman/Universal Images Group/Getty Images)
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January 01, 1980
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152204296
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The Lion temple at Naga Detail of a relief Although the theme of the... News Photo 1522042961980-1989,Africa,Archaeology,Archival,Arts Culture and Entertainment,Detail,Egypt,Horizontal,Lion,Meroe,Middle East,North,Nubia,Relief,Sub-Saharan Africa,Sudan,TemplePhotographer Collection: Universal Images Group The Lion temple at Naga, Detail of a relief. Although the theme of the ruler, in this case Queen Amanitare, preparing to smite bound enemies, is a classic one in Egyptian art, the costume and form of the royal figure depict local Meroitic preferences. Sudan. Nubian. c 300 BC 100 BC. Naga, Meroe. (Photo by Werner Forman/Universal Images Group/Getty Images)