Red Chapel

last update: 27.08.2006

West Gate - Block No. 216

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

Offering scene, the block shows on the right the "Daughter of Ra" Hatshepsut Khenemet-Amun (left) who sacrifices four bulls before the ithyphallischen Amun (right). Behind Hatshepsut her Ka is shown depicted as a standard.



Copyright: Dr. Karl H. Leser (Iufaa)