Fragment of a block with inscription
Architectural element, decorated block
- Thebes: West Bank, temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari, Upper Terrace, Complex of the Royal Cult, Chapel of Hatshepsut, ceiling
Dimensions Width 28.5cm, Height 33.5cm
Fragment of a block with decoration executed in raised relief. The inscription in three columns is turned left. Hieroglyphs are painted yellow, the background is greyish blue. In the central column the filling of plaster can be seen. The fragment comes most probably from the Ritual of Hours which adorned the ceiling of the Hatshepsut Chapel.