Red Chapel

last update: 27.02.2007

Vestibule, North Side - Block-No. 162

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

The queen, with nemes-headdress and uraeus, is shown offering - according to the text between queen and god - 2 vessels with myrrh to the ithyphallic Amun-Ra, Foremost of the Two Lands, Lord of Heaven, Prince of Heliopolis.



Copyright: Dr. Karl H. Leser (Iufaa)