Red Chapel

last update: 25.03.2008

South Wall - Block No. 70

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

Offerings to the Ennead, Hatshepsut is shown offering Sat-bred (as written below her hands) to the goddess Nut, "Lady of the Heaven".

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


Copyright: Dr. Karl H. Leser (Iufaa)