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Colossi of Memnon and inscriptions

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Colossi of Memnon and inscriptions
Colossi of Memnon and inscriptions

On the so-called Colossi of Memnon there are still visible inscriptions on their feet in Greek or Latin to commemorate the fact that Memnon was heard. Preserved graffiti are both simple texts and complete poems. They were made by, among others Roman officials and soldiers. In total, 107 inscriptions have been preserved, of which 11 were made by women.

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