Hatshepsut’s Temple

Hatshepsut's Temple

Hatshepsut, queen of Egypt ( 1472-58 B.C.), held unusual power for an Egyptian queen adopting the full titles and power of a Pharaoh. Her terraced funerary Temple at Dayr al-Bahri in Western Thebes (pictured here) was one of her crowning achievements.

Photo courtesy of Corel

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