Item Hoskins MSS 1.66 - George A. Hoskins Drawing - Thebes. West Bank. Medînet Habu

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Hoskins MSS 1.66


George A. Hoskins Drawing - Thebes. West Bank. Medînet Habu


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Relief scene from the exterior wall (outer face) from the temple of Ramesses III at Medinet Habu. On the right, the king is shown in his chariot hunting lions. Beneath him are rows of smaller soldier figures. On the left is another scene of the king on foot aiming an arrow, surrounded by other archers as well as soldiers and a fan-bearer:

  • pencil drawing
  • mounted
  • [on recto, top left corner] 'part 1' (ink note)
  • [on recto, bottom left corner] 'not finished'. (pencil note)
  • [on mount] 'North side of Medinet Abou'. (ink note)
  • 43.5 by 24.0 cm

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Copyright Griffith Institute, University of Oxford.

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  • Corners creased and discoloured

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  • TopBib ii2.518-20 (188) and (189) 4, 5.

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