Red Chapel

last update: 27.10.2007

Vestibule, South Wall - Block-No. 52

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

Amun-Ra, Lord of Heaven, embraces Hatshepsut. Behind the queen the wife of Amun, Amaunet, wearing the Red Crown, and Thot are depicted.

The right part of the blocks an ithyphallic Amun-Ra , Lord of the Thrones of the Two Lands, who is part of the scene shown on block 283.



Copyright: Dr. Karl H. Leser (Iufaa)