The State Library of South Australia is pleased to provide these images as public domain | Licence: Public Domain
The State Library of South Australia is pleased to provide these images as public domain | Licence: Public Domain

Memnomium [sic]

Date

c.1830-1835

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Description

Inscription reads: This huge statue is one solid piece of […] granite, and polished exquisitely […].

The Ramesseum is the memorial or mortuary temple of Egyptian Pharaoh Ramesses II. It is located on Theban necropolis in Upper Egypt. Light has depicted the fallen statue of Ramesses II which can be seen in much the same position to this day.

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The State Library of South Australia is pleased to provide these images as public domain

From the Watercolour World

Location

Ramesseum, Luxor, New Valley Governorate, Egypt

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