Red Chapel

last update: 27.02.2007

Vestibule, North Side - Block-No. 015

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

Hatshepsut with nemes-headdress and uraeus before Amun, Lord of Heaven, Foremost of the Gods.
The text between Hatshepsut and Amun reads: "Words to say: I praise / I adore"
The inscription behind the queen reads: " She is on the top of the Kas of all living, like Ra, forever."
The text behind Amun reads: "Words to say: I give you all life, stability, happiness, all health, all joy, like Ra, forever."



Copyright: Dr. Karl H. Leser (Iufaa)