Radar Scans In King Tut’s Tomb Suggest Hidden Chambers
After two nights of tests in the Valley of the Kings, new evidence reinforces the theory that undiscovered rooms may lie behind the painted walls. The results, announced Saturday morning at a news con...
Infrared Scans Show Possible Hidden Chamber In King Tut’s Tomb
A survey of the tomb was conducted using infrared thermography, which measures temperature distributions on a surface. According to Mamdouh el-Damaty, the Minister of Antiquities, “the preliminary ana...
Has Queen Nefertiti Been Found Behind Tutankhamun's Tomb?
Dr Nicholas Reeves, an English archaeologist at the University of Arizona, says he made the discovery after analysing high-resolution radar scans of the walls of Tutankhamun's grave. Almost 100 years ...
Ten Powerful And Fearsome Women Of The Ancient World
In most civilizations of the past, it was the men who were engaged in the bloody business of war… but not always. Throughout history there have been many powerful women who have led nations or guided ...
Radar Scans In King Tut’s Tomb Suggest Hidden Chambers
After two nights of tests in the Valley of the Kings, new evidence reinforces the theory that undiscovered rooms may lie behind the painted walls. The results, announced Saturday morning at a news con...
Meritaten Tasherit
Meritaten Tasherit, which means Meritaten the Younger was an ancient Egyptian princess of the 18th dynasty. She is likely to have been the daughter of Meritaten, eldest daughter of Pharaoh Akhenaten.T...
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Lady of the Lions
NIN-UR.MAH.MEŠ, named the "Lady" of the Lions, was the author of two letters to the pharaoh, the King of Ancient Egypt, in the 1350-1335 BC Amarna letters correspondence. Her name is a representation ...
Mutnedjmet
Mutnedjmet (Mutnedjemet, Mutnodjmet, Mutnodjemet) an Ancient Egyptian queen, the Great Royal Wife of Horemheb, the last ruler of the Eighteenth Dynasty. The name, Mutnedjmet, translates as: The sweet...
Henuttaneb
Henuttaneb was an Egyptian princess.
Henuttaneb was one of the daughters of Ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Amenhotep III of the 18th dynasty and his Great Royal Wife, Queen Tiye. She was a sister of Pha...
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Tadukhipa
Tadukhipa, in the Hurrian language Tadu-Hepa, was the daughter of Tushratta, king of Mitanni (reigned ca. 1382 BC–1342 BC) and his queen Juni, and niece of Artashumara. Tadukhipa's aunt Gilukhip...
Tentamun (18th dynasty)
Tentamun was an ancient Egyptian princess of the eighteenth dynasty; a daughter of Thutmose IV.Tentamun died in the same year as her father. Tentamun was buried in the Valley of the Kings in tomb KV...
Setepenre (princess)
Setepenre Stp n RꜥChosen of RaSetepenre (Sotepenre) was an ancient Egyptian princess of the 18th dynasty; sixth and last daughter of Pharaoh Akhenaten and his chief queen Nefertiti.
Setepenre (...
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Meritaten
Meritaten also spelled Merytaten or Meryetaten (14th century BC) was an ancient Egyptian queen of the eighteenth dynasty, who held the position of Great Royal Wife to Pharaoh Smenkhkare, who may have...
Meritaten - Wikipedia
Nebetia
Nebetia was an ancient Egyptian princess of the 18th dynasty. She was the granddaughter of Pharaoh Thutmose IV and the daughter of Prince Siatum. She is one of the few examples of a Pharaoh's grandda...
Dakhamunzu
Dakhamunzu (sometimes Dahamunzu) is the name of an Egyptian queen known from the Hittite annals The Deeds of Suppiluliuma, which were composed by Suppiluliuma I's son Mursili II. The identity of this...
Iset (daughter of Amenhotep III)
Iset or Aset was a Princess of Egypt.
Isis was one of the daughters of Ancient Egyptian pharaoh Amenhotep III of the 18th dynasty and his Great Royal Wife Tiye. She was a sister of Akhenaten. Iset...
Iset (daughter of Amenhotep III) - Wikipedia
Sitamun
Sitamun (also Sitamen, Satamun; c. 1370 BCE–unknown) was an Ancient Egyptian princess and queen consort during the 18th dynasty.
Sitamun is considered to be the eldest daughter of Pharaoh Amenhote...
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Ankhesenamun
Ankhesenpaaten (ankḫ s n pa itn)Translation, Living for Aten Ankhesenamun (ankḫ s n imn)Translation, Living for AmunAnkhesenamun (ˁnḫ-s-n-imn, "Her Life Is of Amun"; c. 1348 – after 1322 BC) was a qu...
Ankhesenamun - Wikipedia
Tjuyu
Tjuyu (sometimes transliterated as Thuya or Thuyu) was an Egyptian noblewoman, and the mother of queen Tiye, wife of pharaoh Amenhotep III. She is the grandmother of Akhenaten, and great grandmother ...
Tjuyu - Wikipedia
Nefertari (18th dynasty)
Nefertari was a queen of the Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt, the first Great Royal Wife of Pharaoh Thutmose IV.Her origins are unknown, it is likely that she was a commoner. On several depictions she an...
Nefertari (18th dynasty) - Wikipedia
Tiye
Tiye (c. 1398 BC – 1338 BC, also spelled Taia, Tiy and Tiyi) was the daughter of Yuya and Tjuyu (also spelled Thuyu). She became the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian pharaoh Amenhotep III. She ...
Tiye - Wikipedia
Neferneferuaten Tasherit
Neferneferuaten tasherit Nfr nfrw Jtn tꜣšrjtMost Beautiful One of Aten - JuniorNeferneferuaten Tasherit or Neferneferuaten junior (14th century BCE) was an Ancient Egyptian princess of the 18th dyn...
Neferneferuaten Tasherit - Wikipedia
The Younger Lady (mummy)
The Younger Lady is the informal name given to a mummy discovered in the Egyptian Valley of the Kings, in tomb KV35 by archeologist Victor Loret in 1898. Through DNA tests this mummy has recently been...
The Younger Lady (mummy) - Wikipedia
Amarna succession
The succession of kings at the end of the Eighteenth dynasty of Ancient Egypt is a matter of great debate and confusion. There are very few contemporary records that can be relied upon, due to the nat...
Pyhia
Pyhia or Pyihia or Petepihu (p3-ỉḥỉ3) was an Ancient Egyptian princess during the 18th dynasty, a daughter of Thutmose IV.Her mummy was reburied in the Sheikh Abd el-Qurna cache along with that of se...
Gilukhipa
Kirgipa (kyrgypɜ)The sun goddess Hepa is my strengthGilukhipa, or more probable Kilu-Hepa in Hurrian language, in the Egyptian language Kirgipa, was the daughter of Shuttarna II, king of Mitanni. She...
Neferneferure
Neferneferure Nfr nfrw RꜥMost Beautiful One of ReNeferneferure (14th century BCE) was an Ancient Egyptian princess of the 18th dynasty. She was the fifth of six known daughters of Pharaoh Akhenaten...
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Amenia (wife of Horemheb)
Amenia imn-iAAmenia was an Egyptian noble woman and the first wife of Horemheb, the last ruler of the Eighteenth Dynasty.Very little is known about her, and she seems to have died during the reign o...
Nefertiti Bust
The Nefertiti Bust is a 3,300-year-old painted limestone bust of Nefertiti, the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten, and one of the most copied works of ancient Egypt. Owing to the work...
Nefertiti Bust - Wikipedia
Beketaten
Baketaten Bꜣk.t JtnHandmaid of AtenBeketaten (14th century BCE) was an Ancient Egyptian princess of the 18th dynasty. Beketaten is considered to be the youngest daughter of Pharaoh Amenhotep III and...
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