Stone: red quartzite (origin - from the "Red Mountains" of Djebel
Akhmar, an area near Heliopolis)
On the right half of the block
Hatshepsut, wearing a wig with an uraeus, is standing before Amun-Ra, Lord
of Heaven. The text accompanying Amun reads: "Words to say: I give you all
life, all happiness, all health, all joy, like Ra."
In the left half Hathor, Lady of Thebes, and behind her, far left, Thot, Lord of Hermopolis,
The text accompanying
Hathor reads: "Words to say by Hathor: Maat-Ka-Ra, by love,
I give you an infinite number of years."
The text before Thot reads:
"Word to say by Thot: "Daughter of Ra, Hatshepsut, I have testified
[written] your position as King of Upper and Lower Egypt on the leaves of the
holy Persea-tree. I give you life, like Ra."