2014/10/17

Relief of King Niuserre's funerary furniture

This low-relief shows King Niuserre's funerary furniture and personal belongings being carried to his tomb by a number of men. His servants are in poses of adoration for his Ka statue, as well as for various deities.

 Relief of King Niuserre's funerary furniture


King Niuserre was one of the most active kings of the Fifth Dynasty. He built some magnificent monuments including the pyramid at Abusir, in which he was buried, and the sun temple at Abu Ghurab.