Tuya (also Tuy or Mut-Tuya) was the wife of Pharaoh Seti I of Egypt and mother of Tia, Ramesses II and perhaps Henutmire. As the mother of Ramesses II, she enjoyed a privileged existence of a respected king's mother and was allowed the opportunity to correspond with the Hittite royal court after the Year 21 peace treaty between Egypt and Hatti put in place by Ramesses II.
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The tomb of Seti I (KV 17) is the longest, deepest and most completely finished in the Valley of the Kings. Seti I's reign is known for high achievements in art and culture, and his tomb was one of the hallmarks of his building projects, with highly refined bas-reliefs and colorful paintings. The decorations are more refined then in earlier tombs, with figures having larger ears and smaller mouths. This tomb marks the first time that decorations cover every passage and chamber.