Corner block with a king in front of a god sitting on the throne

Architectural element, decorated block

Provenance

Description

Dimensions Width 99.0cm, Height 46.0cm, Depth 66.0cm

Material(s) sandstone

Corner sandstone block with decoration executed in raised, very deep relief. The scene represents a king standing opposite a god sitting on the throne. Traces of colours are preserved. On the right, the scene ends with a vertical block border. The block was cut to build stairs.

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk

History

Built in the south-western side of the temple of Nectanebo II.

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