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    Shanakdakhete - African Queen of Kush. Reigned from about 177 to 155 BC (these dates are very uncertain and disputed). Meroitic hieroglyphics in her chapl show military campaigns to the south and the capture of numerous cattle and prisoners.

    Kendake was the title for queens and queen mothers of the ancient African Kingdom of Kush, also known as Nubia and Ethiopia.They were known as Nubian warrior queens, queen regents, and Ruling queen mothers. They controlled what is now Ethiopia, Sudan, and parts of Egypt. Reliefs dated to about 170 B.C. reveal kendake Shanakdakheto, dressed in armor and wielding a spear in battle. She did not rule as queen regent or queen mother but as a fully independent ruler. Her husband was her consort.

    Kandace Amanitore, a Kentake of Nubia

    Margaret of Denmark (lived1456 –1486), Queen Consort of Scotland 1469-1486. Wife of King James III of Scotland. Daughter of King Christian I and Queen Dorothy of Denmark, Norway and Sweden. Mother of James IV. died at Stirling Castle and is buried in Cambuskenneth Abbey.

    Queen Ankesenamun's figure as a goddess guarding.

    Mary, Queen of Scots, grand-daughter of Princess Margaret Tudor

    Bedfordshire, Blunham Alabaster effigy of Susan, wife of Charles Earl of Kent, a daughter of Sir Michael Longueville, who died in 1620; with her two sons kneeling over her. They lived in a 17c house opposite the church now a butchers shop Alternatively she is listed as Susanna (Grey), daughter of Charles, 7th Earl of Kent and wife of Sir Michael Longueville,

    Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Bohemia, daughter of James I, granddaughter of Mary Queen of Scots

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    Saint Richardis of Swabia (840 - 894/896). Holy Roman Empress and Queen of the Franks from 884 to 888. She was married to Charles the Fat and had no children. She was accused of adultery but passed the trial by fire. She later became a saint.

    Accesorios de Joyerías hallados en la tumba de la reina Amanishakhetop de Egipto. Los accesorios son parte de una exhibición de un museo en Egipto y nos ilustra el estilo de joyas que se utilizaban así como también los objetos con los que eran sepultadas las reinas en Egipto

    The temple of Amon (1st cent. BC/ 1st cent. AD). Sanctuary. Altar with inscription of King Natakamani and Queen Amanitore. Both are written in Meroitic hieroglyphs The figures at the top to the left is the Goddess Meret and next to her is the figure of the king

    The bracelet belonged to the Queen Amanishakheto and comes from the pyramid (Beg N. 6) in Meroe (Sudan).

    Signet Ring: Queen seated in front of Amun : Historical Dating: Amanishakheto Sudan (country) Meroe (Location) Pyramid N6 (district) gold

    King Taharqa's Photo Gallery (25th Dynasty) Taharqa, a son and third successor of King Piye, was the greatest of the Nubian pharaohs. His empire stretched from Palestine to the confluence of the Blue and White Niles.

    King Taharqa ~ son of Piye and Queen Abar. (690-664 BC)

    Collar of a queen of King Shebitka Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka, 702–690 B.C.