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Top Right Register of the Battle of Kadesh Depicted at Abu Simbel

camp after victory at the Battle of Kadesh

The Egyptian rider at the top center gallops towards the camp whle looking back over his shoulder. Below Ramesses II addresses his troops and rehashes his victory.

Amelia B. Edwards published this scene from Ramesses II's Battle of Kadesh tableau on the north wall at Abu Simbel in Pharaohs, Fellahs, and Explorers 1891.

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