Sentence Examples


  • In front of the pylon Rameses set up colossi and a pair of obelisks (one of which was taken to Paris in 1831 and re-erected in the Place de la Concorde).
  • The plan of the temple may be supposed to have included a colonnaded court in front of the present facade, and pylon towers at the entrance; but these were never built, probably for lack of funds.
  • And Hatshepsutadded to their fathers work; they also built another pylon and some of the existing chambers at Karnak, set up the great obelisks there and carved some colossi.
  • At Karnak the temple had a new front added as a great pylon, which was later used as the back of the hail of columns by Seti I.
  • Greatly extended the national temple of Karnak by his immense hall of columns added in front of the pylon of Amenophis Ill.

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