Universitätsbibliothek HeidelbergUniversitätsbibliothek Heidelberg
Metadaten

Abney, William de Wiveleslie
Thebes and its five greater temples — London, 1876

DOI Page / Citation link: 
https://doi.org/10.11588/diglit.2871#0036
Overview
loading ...
Facsimile
0.5
1 cm
facsimile
Scroll
OCR fulltext
12

MEDINET HABOO.

shown in photograph No. 3, the king is depicted as a victor, smiting the
vanquished. These sculptures are the more remarkable as they are in
relief, most of the others being in intaglio. When the size of the figures,
and area of the walls covered, are taken into account, it will be seen
that the labour of executing them must have been enormous.
 
Annotationen