Corner block with censing in front of a god

Architectural element, decorated block

Provenance

Description

Material(s) sandstone

Corner sandstone block with decoration executed in raised relief. The scene represents the middle part of the king's body turned right with one hand upraised. In front of the king the god holding wȝs-scepter and turned left is partially preserved with an inscription mentioning censing inscribed between two figures.

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, 60 (Doc. 138c), 205, no. 540