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May 20 2014

Angels, toilets and graffiti revealed at Sudanese monastery


A large toilet block and previously unknown inscriptions and graffiti have been recorded at a Nubian church in northern Sudan.

Set in the desert some 15 kilometres from the North Sudanese town of Merowe in a region known for the Pyramids of the Nubian Pharaohs and more recently for the controversial Merowe Dam Project lies the the Christian monastery at El Ghazali oasis. First discovered in 1821, it was excavated by Peter Shinnie and H.N. Chittick of the Sudanese Antiquities Service in 1953 and 1954.

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