Alain Guilleux - Egypte

 
2 sites hors des sentiers battus :
- Le temple de Deir el Chellouit (Deir el Shelwit), dédié à Isis.
- Une construction d'Amenhotep III qui a fait couler beaucoup d'encre, Kom el Samak.
 
La façade. Porte fermée, travaux de restauration en cours.
La façade. Porte fermée, travaux de restauration en cours.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. The facade.

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L'arrière, avec une porte condamnée. On distingue aussi des restes de gargouilles.
L'arrière, avec une porte condamnée. On distingue aussi des restes de gargouilles.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. The back, with an immured door and gargoyles.

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Le temple est construit sur un socle de grosses pierres.
Le temple est construit sur un socle de grosses pierres.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. The fundations are nowadays visible, with some sculpted stones reused.

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Et c'est là que ça devient intéressant. Ce socle est truffé de remplois.
Et c'est là que ça devient intéressant. Ce socle est truffé de remplois.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. The fundations are nowadays visible, with some sculpted stones reused.

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Heb-Sed et Behedety.
Heb-Sed et Behedety.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. The fundations are nowadays visible, with some sculpted stones reused : Heb Sed feast and Behedety hawk.

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Silhouette et texte (à l'envers).
Silhouette et texte (à l'envers).
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. The fundations are nowadays visible, with some sculpted stones reused : Silhouette and text, upside down.

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Des restes de l'enceinte ?
Des restes de l'enceinte ?
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. Remains of rhe wall.

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En avant du bâtiment principal se trouve une porte, un propylône.En avant du bâtiment principal se trouve une porte, un propylône.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. A monumental gate.

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L'occasion d'admirer une galerie d'empereurs romains.L'occasion d'admirer une galerie d'empereurs romains.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. A monumental gate.

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Domitien offre de la nourriture à Geb et Nout.
Domitien offre de la nourriture à Geb et Nout.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. A monumental gate. Domitian offers food to the god Geb and the goddess Nut.

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Il porte le ciel.
Il porte le ciel.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. A monumental gate. Domitian lifts the sky.

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Othon offre du lait à Harparé et Horus-Shou.
Othon offre du lait à Harparé et Horus-Shou.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. A monumental gate. Othon offers milk to gods Harpare and Horus-Shu.

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Frise de Heb-Sed et de cartouches.
Frise de Heb-Sed et de cartouches.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. A monumental gate. Heb sed and cartouches frieze.

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Galba face à Montou et Tjenenet.Galba face à Montou et Tjenenet.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. A monumental gate. Galba in front of the god Monthu and the goddess Tjenenet.

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Vespasien face à Horus fils d'Isis (Harsiesis) et Nephthys.Vespasien face à Horus fils d'Isis (Harsiesis) et Nephthys.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. A monumental gate. Vespasian with Harsiesis and Nephthys.

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Il offre de la nourriture à Ré-Horakhty et Nebet-Hetepet.
Il offre de la nourriture à Ré-Horakhty et Nebet-Hetepet.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. A monumental gate. Vespasian offers food to Ra-Horakhty and Nebet-Hetepet.

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Le puits du temple. Au second plan, le propylône et les traces de structures arasées.
Le puits du temple. Au second plan, le propylône et les traces de structures arasées.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, Deir el Chelwit, temple of Isis, Ptolemaic and Roman period. The well.

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Passons à Kom el Samak, un lieu mystérieux, dont il reste bien peu.
Passons à Kom el Samak, un lieu mystérieux, dont il reste bien peu.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, near Deir el Chelwit lie the very few rests of an enigmatic construction by the king Amenhotep 3. This location is called today Kom el Samak.

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C'était un édifice dédié aux fêtes Sed d'Amenhotep III. La plate-forme centrale.
C'était un édifice dédié aux fêtes Sed d'Amenhotep III. La plate-forme centrale.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, near Deir el Chelwit lie the very few rests of an enigmatic construction by the king Amenhotep 3. This location is called today Kom el Samak.

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Photo prise depuis le haut de cette plate-forme.
Photo prise depuis le haut de cette plate-forme.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, near Deir el Chelwit lie the very few rests of an enigmatic construction by the king Amenhotep 3. This location is called today Kom el Samak.

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Dans une première phase de construction, on accédait par 2 courts escaliers (ici l'Ouest). Dans une première phase de construction, on accédait par 2 courts escaliers (ici l'Ouest).
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, near Deir el Chelwit lie the very few rests of an enigmatic construction by the king Amenhotep 3. This location is called today Kom el Samak.

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Puis 2 grandes montées monumentales ont été adjointes au Nord et au Sud. Ici le Nord.
Puis 2 grandes montées monumentales ont été adjointes au Nord et au Sud. Ici le Nord.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, near Deir el Chelwit lie the very few rests of an enigmatic construction by the king Amenhotep 3. This location is called today Kom el Samak.

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Idem, vue d'en bas.
Idem, vue d'en bas.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, near Deir el Chelwit lie the very few rests of an enigmatic construction by the king Amenhotep 3. This location is called today Kom el Samak.

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Les marches de la rampe Sud étaient encore colorées quand les fouilles ont été entreprises. Il ne reste malheureusement rien de ces couleurs.
Les marches de la rampe Sud étaient encore colorées quand les fouilles ont été entreprises. Il ne reste malheureusement rien de ces couleurs.
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, near Deir el Chelwit lie the very few rests of an enigmatic construction by the king Amenhotep 3. This location is called today Kom el Samak.

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C'est tout ce que j'ai trouvé. Ne rêvons pas, ce ne sont très probablement que des impuretés dans une brique moderne :-)
C'est tout ce que j'ai trouvé. Ne rêvons pas, ce ne sont très probablement que des impuretés dans une brique moderne :-)
UNESCO World Heritage, Thebes in Egypt, near Deir el Chelwit lie the very few rests of an enigmatic construction by the king Amenhotep 3. This location is called today Kom el Samak.

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