Thebes: West Bank, temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari, Middle Terrace, Hathor Shrine, Bark Hall, east wall 2. Door frame: royal titulary of Hatshepsut (erased)

Filip Taterka
December 30, 2019
Inscription to the right of the winged sun-disc:

bḥdt.(j) nṯr ʿȝ

Inscription to the left of the winged sun-disc:

bḥdt.(j) nṯr ʿȝ

Main inscription (original):

ʿnḫ nb.tj [wȝḏ.t-rnp.wt] mr.jj.[t] [jmn]-rʿ
ʿnḫ bjk nbw nṯr.t-ḫʿ.w mr.jj ḥwt-ḥr.w ḥr.(j).[t]-tp wȝs.t
ʿnḫ nswt bjt.j ([mȝʿ.t-kȝ]-rʿ)| dj ʿnḫ mj rʿ ḏt
ʿnḫ zȝ.[t] rʿ ([ḥȝt-šps.wt-ẖnm.t]-jmn)| dj ʿnḫ mj rʿ ḏt

Main inscription (modified):

ʿnḫ nb.tj šzp-ʿnḫ-n-tm.w mr.jj rʿ
ʿnḫ bjk nbw nṯr.t-ḫʿ.w mr.jj ḥwt-ḥr.w ḥr.(j).[t]-tp wȝs.t
ʿnḫ nswt bjt.j ([…]-rʿ)| dj ʿnḫ mj rʿ ḏt
ʿnḫ zȝ rʿ ([…]-jmn)| dj ʿnḫ mj rʿ ḏt
Inscription to the right of the winged sun-disc:

Behdetite, the Great God.

Inscription to the left of the winged sun-disc:

Behdetite, the Great God.

Main inscription (original):

Live the One of the Two Ladies: [Flourishing-of-years], beloved of [Amun]-Ra!
Live the Golden Falcon: Divine-of-crowns, beloved of Hathor, leader of Waset!
Live the king of the Upper and Lower Egypt ([Ma‘at-ka]-Ra)|, given life, like Ra, forever!
Live the daughter of Ra ([Hatshepsut-khenemet]-Amun)|, given life, like Ra, forever!

Main inscription (modified):

Live the One of the Two Ladies: The-One-who-receives-life-from-Atum, beloved of Ra!
Live the Golden Falcon: Divine-of-crowns, beloved of Hathor, leader of Waset!
L
ive the king of the Upper and Lower Egypt ([…] Ra)|, given life, like Ra, forever!
Live the son of Ra ([...]-Amun)|, given life, like Ra, forever!
Translated by Filip Taterka