Ancient Egyptian statue of Ramesses II. granodiorite, New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, (1279-1213 BC), Karnak, Temple of Amon. Egyptian Museum, Turin. Black background.
Ramesses II is depicted in all his majesty in this ststue. He wears a Khepresh crown and holds the heqa sceptre against his chest. The statue probably belongs to the beginning of Ramesses II reign because of the presence of Queen Nefertari by the throne who died half way through his reign.