Block with a text and the top of the crown of a god

Architectural element, decorated block

Louvre, Paris B 64

Provenance

Description

Dimensions Width 113cm, Height 139cm, Depth 19cm

Material(s) sandstone

Sandstone block with the decoration executed in raised relief. Two scenes are represented: from the right one feathers of a bird turned right, which is usually carved above the king and two columns of text are preserved. On the left the inscription in two columns and the top of the double crown are represented.

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, 202, no. 515a