Block with prow of the royal bark

Architectural element, decorated block

Provenance

Description

Material(s) sandstone

Sandstone block with the decoration executed in raised relief. The scene represents the prow of the royal bark turned right with a text in four columns above. On the right, the beginning of the other scene with two fans, the text behind the king and feathers of a bird above the king turned right can be seen.

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, 212, no. 597