last update: 27.08.2006
West Gate - Block No. 218
Stone: red quartzite (origin - from the "Red Mountains" of Djebel Akhmar, an area near Heliopolis)
Offerings to Amun
, the block shows the offering of wine to Amun, "Lord of the Thrones of the Two Lands".
Note(s): the right side of the block was intentionally destroyed, most likely Hatshepsut had been depicted there.
Copyright: Dr. Karl H. Leser (Iufaa)