*EGYPT: The Great Royal Wife Tiye, matriarch of the Amama Dynasty-from the Altes Museum in Berlin, Germany: Spouse: Amenthotep III, Father: Yuya, Mother: Thuya, Borne: 1398 BC, Akhmim, Upper Egypt; Died: 1338 BC; Burial KV35, Valley of the Kings, Thebes. Religion Ancient Egyptian religion.

This is a bust of the ancient Egyptian Queen Tiye. She was the wife of Pharaoh Amenhotep III and the mother of the Pharaoh Amenhotep IV (Akenaton). She was also the grandmother of the boy, King Tutankhamen, more commonly known as King Tut.

Queen Tiye, grandmother of Tutankhamun, 18th Dynasty, 1382 - 1344 B.C. Altes Museum, Berlin.

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The Berlin Golden Hat is a tall, conical artifact made of hammered gold and decorated with astronomic symbols including the moon almost 3000 years old. It dates back to 1000-800 BC and may have been used as the ceremonial hat of a high priest or ruler used when worshipping the sun. It is possible that the Berliner Gold Hat was also used as a calendar: the symbols on the artefact would have permitted the determination of dates or periods in both lunar and solar calendars. (repin)

all of mushroom-shaped form, modeled in bright blue/green faience, and used in Senet, a Ludo-like game.  Playing senet and wagering on its outcome was a favouri

Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology , London, the Tarkhan Dress is believed to date to the First Dynasty (3100-2890 BC) and to have been worn by an Egyptian teenager. According to the museum's description, it was found inside out, after being pulled off over the head, and still had perspiration staining and creasing around the armpits and elbows. Although it looks like a shirt today, it would originally have included a skirt (since destroyed) with a decorative pattern

QUEEN TIYE: Queen and Great Royal Wife of Pharao Amenhotep III. Mother of Amenhotep IV/Akhenaten.

QUEEN TIYE: Queen and Great Royal Wife of Pharaoh Amenhotep III. Mother of Amenhotep IV/Akhenaten.

Queen Ahmose Nefertari, Nubian Egyptian Queen Black skin is thought to be due to her Ethiopian father and signified her true Nubian royal lineage. She became Queen of Egypt at the start of the 18th Dynasty. (1550 to 1525 BC)

Queens of Egypt | Nefertiti

Egyptologists have discovered a statue of Queen Ti, wife of one of Egypt's greatest pharaohs and grandmother to the boy-king Tutankhamun, at an ancient temple in Luxor, an Egyptian antiquities official said. The roughly 3,400-year-old statue was well-preserved. Ti's husband, Amenhotep III, presided over an era which saw a renaissance in Egyptian art. A number of cartouches, or royal name signs, of Amenhotep III were found on the statue.

Mummy of Ramsis II

Queen Tiye, the wife of Pharoah Amenhotep III

SCARAB: Ancient Egyptian Green Limestone Scarabs, According to ancient Egyptian myths, the sun (Ra) rolls across the sky each day and transforms bodies and souls. Modeled upon the Scarabaeidae family dung beetle, which rolls dung into a ball for the purposes of eating and laying eggs that are later transformed into larva, the scarab was seen as an earthly symbol of this heavenly cycle. This came to be iconographic, and ideological symbols were incorporated into ancient Egyptian society.

Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty (reigned ca. 1504 - 1450 BC) Thutmose III emerged as the sole ruler of Egypt and as a great conqueror after the death of Hatshesput. According to the stele of Thutmose III, over 350 cities fell to the Egyptians under his rule. There is little doubt that his numerous campaigns were extremely successful. He has in fact been referred to as the "Napoleon of ancient Egypt" because of his military expansion.

Queen Tiye ( 1398 BC - 1338 BC ). Daughter of Yuya and Tjuyu, royal wife of Amenhotep III, mother to Akhenaten and grandmother to Tutankhamun. Her mummy was identified as, "The Elder Lady", found in the tomb of Amenhotep II in 2010.

King Tutankhamun's chariot (not a replica) at the Cairo Museum

Imhotep, 2650–2600 BC, was one of the chief officials of Pharaoh Djoser. He is considered to be the first architect and engineer and physician in early history, and he was one of the chief officials of Pharaoh Djoser. Egyptologists ascribe to him the design of the Pyramid of Djoser at Saqqara in Egypt in 2630 – 2611 BC. Before Djoser, pharaohs were buried in mastaba tombs. He served as chancellor to the pharaoh and high priest of the sun god Ra at Heliopolis.

Mummy of Ramesses II (Ramesses or Ramses the Great 1303 BC - 1213 BC). His advanced age at death (over 90) is evident in his features.

♔ Lapis-Lazuli ~ Ancient Egyptian jewel