Fragment of scene with king before a goddess

Architectural element, decorated block

Provenance

Description

Fragment of a scene with representation of the king with offerings held in both hands standing before a small offering table and a goddess. Another female figure with the same gesture as the king and cartouche with sign can be seen. The relation of the female figure and the cartouche to the scene with the king is unknown, both these fragments were described as "part to E. of S. wall of hanafiyeh near 180",[1] i.e. from the shrine of Hathor Hanafiyah, south wall.

Footnotes

  1. ^ Peet, Gardiner, Černý, The Inscriptions of Sinai I, 156, pl. LIX [190]

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk

History

Copied by the EEF, not found in 1935.

Bibliography

  • Peet Thomas Eric, Gardiner Alan H., Černý Jaroslav, The Inscriptions of Sinai I, Memoir of the Egypt Exploration Fund XXXVI, Oxford 1917, 156 [190], pl. LIX [190]