Block with Satet offering millions of heb-sed (Ramesside reconstruction)

Architectural element, decorated block

Louvre, Paris B 71

Provenance

Description

Dimensions Width 72.0cm, Height 85.0cm

Material(s) sandstone

Sandstone block with the decoration executed in sunken relief. The block is part of the decoration reconstructed in the Ramesside period and represents the king and Satet holding two palm fronds of millions of ḥb-sed festivals. Above the goddess, fragment of an inscription in four columns is carved.

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. 519