image © Bristol Culture (Bristol Museum & Art Gallery) | Licence: All Rights Reserved
image © Bristol Culture (Bristol Museum & Art Gallery) | Licence: All Rights Reserved

Untitled

1817-1820

Giovanni Belzoni or Alessandro Ricci

From the collection

Title

Untitled

Date

1817-1820

Description

Top: three silhouette mummies in niches. Centre: the rope continues, held by four men, and at the right hand end of it is the sun boat, bearing a ram-headed god. Bottom: a large coiled snake, faced by a man. To the very right is a block of hieroglyphs on a crimson background, continuing into H4552c (missing).
Journey of the sun through the 2nd hour of the night. From (Baedeker) room 10a, on the right.

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Location

Tomb KV17, Valley of the Kings, Luxor, Egypt

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Medium

Credits

Image Credit

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