Block with a god's speech

Architectural element, decorated block



Material(s) sandstone

Sandstone block with upper part of wall decoration executed in raised relief. The scene represents a scene above Thutmose III with a name of a protecting bird-goddess turned right, erased and not restored. On the right, the speech of a god in columns is shown. In the upper part a sky strip, a block border and a kheker-frieze are carved.

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk


  • Delange Élisabeth (ed.), Les fouilles françaises d'Éléphantine (Assouan), 1906-1911. Les archives Clermont-Ganneau et Clédat, vol. 2 – Planches, Mémoires de l'Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres 46, Paris 2012, 209, no. 571