Block with a king embraced by a god

Architectural element, decorated block

Provenance

Description

Material(s) sandstone

Sandstone block with decoration executed in raised relief. The scene represents a king wearing the double crown, turned right and embraced by a god(?) with a column of inscriptions behind.

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk

Bibliography

  • 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, 204, no. 530 [lower right]