Red Chapel

last update: 24.03.2008

South Wall - Block No. 148

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

The goddess Hathor, "Lady of Thebes, Queen of Gods",  stretches out her menat-collar to Hatshepsut.

Note(s): the figure of Hatshepsut was deliberately destroyed


Copyright: Dr. Karl H. Leser (Iufaa)