Block with the head of Thutmose III

Architectural element, decorated block

Louvre, Paris B 72

Provenance

Description

Dimensions Width 108cm, Height 67cm

Material(s) sandstone

Sandstone block with decoration executed in raised relief. The scene represents the king wearing the atef-crown and turned left, with cartouches erased and restored for Thutmose III. Behind the king, the flat rectangular surface seems to be erased.

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, 201, no. 513