From: Sudan | Nubia | Buhen
Curatorial Section: Egyptian
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||Sudan | Nubia | Buhen|
|Locus||North Temple | Doorway between rooms E and D|
|Period||Eighteenth Dynasty | New Kingdom|
|Date Made||1539-1292 BCE|
|Iconography||Horus | Min|
Sandstone Gateway from the North Temple at Buhen. This doorway was set up by Thury (Twrj), a viceroy of Buhen. The decoration is crude. On the lintel, Ahmose is shown before Horus of Buhen in the form of a falcon. Behind him is his mother, Queen Ahhotep. Ahmose is also shown before the god Min.
|Credit Line||The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Buhen; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1910|
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