Hatshepsut has 66 ratings and 8 reviews the female pharaoh hatshepsut reigned for nearly twenty years during egypt's early new kingdom in the fifteenth. Ahmose i (ancient egyptian: j this building program culminated in the construction of the last hatshepsut celebrated her heb sed festival in her 16th year and. Building programme as legitimisation: hatshepsut, the speos artemidos and her motives for assuming the throne 178 pages building programme as legitimisation.
A brief film about hatshepsut's building projects. A powerpoint and worksheet to assist student understanding of the geographical location and religious and political significance of hatshepsut's building program. Hatshepsut's building program resulted in many beautiful temples, statues, tombs, and inscriptions her travel to the land of punt showed her contribution to trade and commerce the temple of hatshepsut, built at deir el-bahri by the female pharaoh hatshepsut , was part of the extensive building program she engaged in during her rule.
Obelisk of queen hapshetsut, karnak, egypt but rather because it was systematically deconstructed and its building stones later used in the construction of other. As the first female pharaoh of egypt, hatshepsut's impact on society was quite a large one because she was female, but also a very successful ruler, she gave much empowerment to the women of egypt. Queen hatshepsut, after becoming pharaoh around 1479 bc, started an impressive building program commissioning hundreds of construction projects throughout both upper and lower egypt. The numerous products of trade and tribute were partially devoted to the state god amon-re, in whose honor hatshepsut undertook an extensive building program she claimed that she restored the damage wrought by the hyksos (earlier asian kings) during their rule in egypt. Following the tradition of many pharaohs, the masterpiece of hatshepsut's building projects was a mortuary temple she built hers in a complex at deir el-bahri.
Monumental architecture and the royal building program of thutmose iii 183 piotr laskowski six foreigners in egypt in the time of hatshepsut and thutmose iii 370. (tyldesley 2009) (redford, hatshepsut 2001, 87), notes that tuthmosis iii continued hatshepsut's building program after her death by enlarging and decorating monuments whose construction she had begun, replacing some of her projects with his own, and that erasure of her name from such usurped monuments began in ca year 42 of his reign. The reign of queen hatshepsut lasted 22 years and in that time she was responsible for more building projects than any pharaoh in history save rameses ii (also known as rameses the great, 1279-1213 bce.
In my empire of thebes (2006), as well as in various other places, i have argued in detail that hatshepsut, the great female pharaoh of the eighteenth dynasty, was indeed the queen of sheba, who famously visited king solomon in jerusalem, and thereby spawned a plethora of romantic myths and. This evidence indicates that hatshepsut had three priorities in her building program: o repair of buildings neglected during the hyksos period o construction of new monuments o completion of buildings started by thutmose ii repair of buildings as described in the speos artemidos inscription, hatshepsut: o restored the speos artemidos temple itself o rebuilt the temple of hathor at cusae o. This is an essay for part iii: personalities in their times: option a - hatshepsut, that covers the reasons hatshepsut undertook building programs during her reign.
Hatshepsut's achievements hatshepsut launched a massive building program she repaired the damage caused by the hyksos hatshepsut rebuilt magnificent temples and structures. Start studying hatshepsut's building projects and military/trade campaigns learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Building at karnak seems to have been somewhat of a priority for hatshepsut a large part of the responsibilities on the shoulders of a pharaoh was religious- or so it seems to me.