Corner block with a king in the atef-crown

Architectural element, decorated block



Material(s) sandstone

Corner sandstone block with decoration executed in raised relief. The scene represents the king wearing the atef-crown and turned right with an inscription in column behind. On the left, the vertical block border is preserved. On the upper right, traces of damage caused by the Ptolemaic chisel can be seen.

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk


  • 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, 205, no. 537