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Egypt-3B-021 - Festival Hall

The festival hall is a beautiful hypostyle hall with two rows of ten columns, which is called "tent poles" with their thirty-two square pillars decorated with scenes. The tent pole columns was figured from the wooden pole of the temporary tent structures at festival. Inside of the hall are two rows of tall columns bearing a flat roof that is higher than the roofs of the surrounding halls. Karnak Temple, Luxor, Egypt

 

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Taken on September 28, 2004