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Hé Avry,

Do you want to locate Punt in present-day Uganda?
(btw, you posted the one picture from your link that does not show up, is this a similar one?:



drawing:




Avry: "Who was it that Hatshepsut sent on this journey?

Why, our old friend Senmut. Oh, and did I mention? His tomb ? the one with the ceiling in question ? is immediately to the east of the Lower Court of Hatshepsut?s temple. I wonder what its orientation points to ?"

This must be the one (he did have a second tomb though):



According to the picture the orientation of the tomb is about E-W. So???

Avry: "Lastly, there is something we need to think about, and that is when do we know Punt was at least first visited, and by whom?"

Wel, we have a record of an expedition to Punt on the Palermo Stone.
Was it during the reign of Sahure? (working from memory here.)

But isn't there something in a 4th dynasty tomb at Giza that might be related to Punt?

If, like you suggested, the ceiling of Senenmut contains a reference to an eclips that occured about a thousend years earlier, I'm very curious how you are going to construct a logical link.

Regards,
Jeff

P.S.: I'm not sure, but isn't Mars missing from Senenmut's ceiling?

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Subject Views Written By Posted
The 64th Controversy VI 721 R Avry Wilson 20-Dec-03 02:58
Will the real Thoth please stand up! 292 j_bowles 20-Dec-03 05:20
Why does Thoth only have 9 fingers? 366 j_bowles 20-Dec-03 05:57
9 fingers? 200 ISHMAEL 23-Dec-03 18:08
Re: 9 fingers 244 j_bowles 24-Dec-03 02:31
Moderator note 206 Richard Fusniak 27-Dec-03 12:31
:: KNOWING THOTH :: 272 j_bowles 27-Dec-03 15:30
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 241 Nebankh 20-Dec-03 17:18
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 193 Ritva 23-Dec-03 08:48
Same 5 deg misalignment as the Sphinx? 188 j_bowles 24-Dec-03 02:21
My Mistake 216 R Avry Wilson 24-Dec-03 03:07
Re: My Mistake 194 j_bowles 24-Dec-03 20:42
Re: My Mistake 159 R Avry Wilson 24-Dec-03 21:36
Re: My Mistake 189 j_bowles 25-Dec-03 00:13
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 569 Cesar 24-Dec-03 04:42
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 205 Ritva 27-Dec-03 08:38
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 218 Atlantida 27-Dec-03 18:31
Hathor is Isis .. in gestation for Horus! 223 j_bowles 27-Dec-03 20:45
Hathor and The Book of the Dead 186 j_bowles 27-Dec-03 21:54
Attention: Jim Bowles 205 R Avry Wilson 28-Dec-03 07:45
Re: Attention 198 j_bowles 28-Dec-03 14:10
Avry, please keep us informed 165 barrystutner 28-Dec-03 17:29
Off topic: Attn J Bowles 267 R Avry Wilson 29-Dec-03 09:13
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 176 Jeff van Hout 29-Dec-03 11:27
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 257 R Avry Wilson 30-Dec-03 10:10
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 218 Jeff van Hout 30-Dec-03 23:50
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 222 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 01:10
More context for Senmut: re Thoth/Osiris, etc 215 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 01:33
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 209 Jeff van Hout 31-Dec-03 10:25
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 196 Joanne 31-Dec-03 13:02
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 198 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 21:14
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 177 Joanne 31-Dec-03 21:17
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 216 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 21:23
Punt 213 Ritva 02-Jan-04 09:23
Re: the planetary conjunction and eclipse 210 Nebankh 31-Dec-03 00:28
Re: the planetary conjunction and eclipse 191 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 01:27
Re: the planetary conjunction and eclipse 192 Nebankh 31-Dec-03 11:04


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