Fragment od block with Hatshepsut offering a white bread to Monthu

Architectural element, decorated block

Provenance

Description

Material(s) sandstone

A narrow upper part of the scene which shows well polished traces of Hatshepsut (turned left and erased) offering Monthu (turned right) a white bread (sḳr ḥḏ), only upper part of the inscription is preserved. Traces of red colour are still visible on the body of the god. On two sides of the scene a block border frieze was carved. Above the scene two signs from the original inscription - t and f - can be seen.

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk

History

Fragment found in the foundation of the facade of the pronaos of the temple by the French Mission at the temple of Armant in 2016.

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