Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
The temple of Kom Ombo in the town of the same name. It is right at the edge of the Nile River.
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
Pylon (gate wall) of Kom Ombo.
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
The French got to Kom Ombo earlier.
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
Gods possibly annointing or crowning a pharaoh.
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo actually is two temples in one building.
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
Flower columns support the ceiling.
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
Within the rounded cartouche is the name of a king.
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
This temple served a god whose head was that of a crocodile.
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
Recipes adorn the wall in this location of the temple.
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
These carvings are believed to be of surgeon's tools.
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
The goddess Isis, who often is portrayed kneeling with wings spread like an angel.
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
According to the book "Egypt: History & Civilization," this lion was a companion to the pharaoh "in subduing Egypt's enemies."
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
One of several mummified crocodiles worshipped at this temple and is displayed inside the small Hathor chapel.
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
One of several mummified crocodiles worshipped at this temple and is displayed inside the small Hathor chapel.
Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo
The Kom Ombo temple at night.
Kom Ombo