Fragment of block with a monkey climbing a tree
Architectural element, decorated block
- Thebes: West Bank, temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari, Middle Terrace, Middle Portico South (Portico of Punt), south wall
Dimensions Width 5.0cm, Height 8.5cm
Fragment of a decorated block with decoration executed in raised relief. The scene represents a monkey climbing a tree. Colours are well preserved, the background is pinkish, the tree yellowish brown. Fragment comes from the representation of land of Punt shown on the south wall of the Middle Portico South (Portico of Punt).