Obelisk of Ramesses II

The original obelisk which this model copies was discovered at Tanis in the Delta. During the Third Intermediate period, Tanis was the residence and burial place of the kings of Egypt. Monuments dating to earlier periods, including a number of monuments of Ramesses II, were brought to Tanis to decorate the structures built by the later kings.

 
   
 

New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty
Original: Granite
Model: 36 x 8 x 7 cm
Price: Stucco 20 LE