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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1965
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Amun-Re lays his hands in a ka-like gesture on the hprs-crown worn by Hatshepsut, who kneels before him. Obelisk lying near the Sacred Lake at Karnak." [Lany Bell, 1997: Temples of Ancient Egypt. The New Kingdom 'Divine' Temple: The Example of Luxor. Cornell University Press]. "Queen-king Hatshepsut donated four obelisks to the god Amun at Karnak....