Block of a Series of Musicians in Sunk Relief. New Kingdom, Amarna Period, Late XVIII Dynasty, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.
Tell el-Amarna, Egypt A balloon view of the excavation at the stele site at the end of the season. Photography by Gwil Owen The city of Akhetaten, built as the capital of the pharaoh and religious reformer Akhenaten and inhabited from 1347 B.C., was abandoned not too long after his death in 1336. Although those opposed to the king dismantled the city's temples and palaces, what remains provides a remarkable snapshot of an ancient city and the lives of its inhabitants
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Late Image of Nefertiti, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Sandstone, painted, 11 9/16 x 3 15/16 x 17 1/8 in. (29.3 x 10 x 43.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 35.1999. Creative Commons-BY
Nefertiti (ca. 1370 – ca. 1330 BC) was the Great Royal Wife (chief consort) of Akhenaten, an Egyptian Pharaoh. Nefertiti and her husband were known for a religious revolution, in which they worshiped one god only, Aten, or the sun disc. Shown with her daughter.
Relief from the Amarna tomb of Aye. EGIPTOLOGÍA PARA TODOS
18th Dynasty Musicians. Grioo.com: View topic - Ancient Kemet (Ancient Egypt) by Images
A princess, possibly Meretaton with sistrum, behind her mother, Nefertiti. Detalle de la princesa Merytatón (?) agitando un sistro, tras la enorme figura de su madre Nefertiti.