Red Chapel

last update: 24.03.2008

South Wall - Block No. 29

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

Offerings, Hatshepsut is shown offering wine to the ithyphallischen Amun, "Lord of Heaven, Chief of Gods". 

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


Copyright: Dr. Karl H. Leser (Iufaa)