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Unformatted text preview: Arch 252 - History of Architecture II TEMPLE OF DENDUR Obelisk top seems to be refurbished or redone since being relocated to NYC. Notice the diﬀerence in material. The cap on the obelisk is lighter from the rest of it. Scorpion detail at base on needle proves that egyptain society revered them. Possible use for them is to help support the obelisk at the base, as the obelisk isnt fully connected at the bottom. Richard Czirbik Arch 252 - History of Architecture II TEMPLE OF DENDUR CLEOPATRA’S NEEDLE...
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This note was uploaded on 01/31/2012 for the course ARCH 364 taught by Professor Joysiegel during the Fall '11 term at NJIT.
- Fall '11