Lintel of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III

Architectural element, decorated block

Provenance

Description

Dimensions Width 140.0cm, Height 80.0cm

Material(s) limestone

Limestone lintel with representation of a double scene: beneath the winged sun disk, Hatshepsut before Horus from Tjaru on the left and Thutmose III before Horus from Mesen on the right were carved. Figure of Hatshepsut and her name is erased almost completely.

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk

History

Found during the excavations performed by Mohamed Abd el-Maksoud for the Supreme Council of Antiquities in 2010.

Bibliography

  • Valbelle Dominique, Abd el-Maksoud Mohammed, Carrez-Maratray Jean-Yves, Ce nome qu’on dit « tanite », Études et Travaux XXVI, 2013, 700-704