Block with a procession of cattle in front of a god

Architectural element, decorated block

Provenance

Description

Dimensions Width 150.0cm, Height 48.0cm

Material(s) sandstone

Sandstone block with decoration executed in raised relief. The scene represents the procession of gw-cattle and three longhorn cattle in front of a god holding wʿs-sceptre in his hand. Only the legs of the god are visible. Traces of red colour on bodies of the animals and on the legs of the god are preserved.

 

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk

History

Built in the northern section of the foundation of the temple of Nectanebo II.

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