New publication on the decoration of the Hathor shrine at Gebelein

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk
January 5, 2021
5th January, 2021
A new publication by Daniel Takács discussing the decoration of the Hathor rock shrine at Gebelein has been released:
Gebelein I. The Speos

by Daniel Takács

has been published by the Department of Egyptology - Faculty of Oriental Studies and the Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology of the University of Warsaw.

The publication analyses the decoration and architecture of the shrine of Hathor at Gebelein carved into the rock during the reign of Hatshepsut. It records the modifications to the decoration. It also presents an interpretation of the currently visible sacrificial scenes and the role of the shrine.