Red Chapel

last update: 24.03.2008

North Wall - Block No. 207

Stone: red quartzite (origin - from the "Red Mountains" of Djebel Akhmar, an area near Heliopolis)

Offerings to Amun, the "Daughter (!) of Ra, beloved by him for ever, Hatshepsut" (right), is shown consecrating a heap of offerings, among them vases, to Amun (middle) "King of Gods". Behind Amun the goddess Amunet is depicted looking to the left.

Note(s): the cartouche of Hatshepsut shows traces of an attempted erasure


Copyright: Dr. Karl H. Leser (Iufaa)