Dynasty XIX, c. 1275-1225 BCE
|The sloping facade has three recessed areas on each side of a central doorway, flanked by two large statues of Ramses. Nefertari is shown as Hathor with the horns of the sacred cow, the solar disk and two plumes.|
|The six statues are about 10 meters high. All have the left legs forward. Statues of the children of the royal couple are also shown--the princesses by Nefertari and the princes by Ramses.|
|The interior has an almost square pronaos with six Hathor pillars in two rows. Stories of Nefertari and Ramses are engraved under the head of the goddess.|
|The walls are decorated with scenes of offering as well as the massacre of prisoners by Ramses, the warrior pharaoh.|
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