Red Chapel

last update: 28.11.2009

South Wall - Block No. 154

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

Coronation-scenes of the 7th register, South-Wall, blocks 23, 71, 95, 114, 145, 154, 261).
Amun is fixing the "Crown of Atum (Atef, Nemes, Ram-Horns put together; Stephan, 2008)" on the head of the queen. In front of the pr-wr the goddess Weret-Hekau "Lady of Heaven, Queen of the Two Lands" is depicted.

Note(s): the presentations of Hatshepsut and Amun have been deliberately destroyed


Copyright: Dr. Karl H. Leser (Iufaa)