Tomb of Pennut

Southern Nile Valley

The small rock-cut Tomb of Pennut, viceroy of Nubia under Ramses VI (1143–1136 BC), was originally situated at Aniba, 40km southwest of Amada. This well-preserved Nubian tomb consists of a small offering chapel and a niche at the rear, with reliefs depicting events and personalities from Pennut’s life, including him being presented with a gift by Ramses VI. It's a five-minute walk from the Temple of Derr.

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