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  • King Tut's Painted Wooden Chest

    Both of the figures are clothed and the female figure is portrayed standing up, while the male figure is sitting. There is a round symbol above the figures that shines down rays with hands at the ends. In this painting the male figure is shown as King Tut and the female figure is shown as his wife, Queen Ankhesenamun. Queen Ankhesenamun is seen rubbing some sort of oil on King Tut’s shoulder. The oil Queen Ankhesenamun uses on King Tut isn’t really specified. As it could have been either scented oils, which was commonly used for associating with the gods. Or it could have been a medicated oil that was used to soothe King Tut’s wounds and aches from hunting/battling. Mentioned earlier, the symbol above the king and queen is represented as the god Aten. Aten is represented as a sun disk. While Queen Ankhesenamun is tending to King Tut, the hands on the rays of Aten is beaming down upon King Tut to signify the act of…

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  • The Comparison Of Ankhesenamun And King Tutankhamun

    and his wife, they are depicted on King Tutankhamun's throne in what is known simply as Tutankhamun and Ankhesenamun. This time period of the New Kingdom is where rulers had come to have the name of a Pharaoh and Tutankhamun’s familial line had regained their power. Tutankhamun and his queen were half-siblings, and it was not uncommon at this time due to a royal bloodline remaining intact. Although they were siblings who shared a father, they loved each other deeply and ruled over their country…

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  • King Tutankhaman's Death Theory

    Over the course of the years, King Tutankhamen’s (also known as King Tut) death has remained a mystery. Many theories have been put forth, but still, the cause of his death is unknown. Some theories suggest that King Tut was murdered while other theories suggest that his death was an accident or an illness. The top three theories are the theory of Aye, the theory of Horemheb, and the theory of natural death. During the reign of Amenhotep IV (also known as Akhenaton), Egypt was catastrophic. The…

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  • Tutankhamun: A Woman In Ancient Egypt

    first time he saw her face, although her face was dusty. He commanded his servants to be quiet and brought her to his royal palace. Emma woke up. She looked around and wondered where she was right now. Everywhere is gold, troops and busy maids. They helped her taking shower, give her gorgeous outfits and make-up. Emma looks a hundred times prettier. King Tut came and talked to her. “You have a blonde hair like sunshine; your eyes are blue like a sky and a fair complexion. I didn’t see anyone…

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  • Why Was King Tutankhamun So Famous

    Why was King Tutankhamun so famous? Was it because he was impowered at a young age? Was it because of his tomb? If you want to find out read on. When King Tutankhamen was nine years old he was given great responsibility to be empowered. King Tutankhamun was born circa 1341 B.C.E. He was the twelfth king apart the eighteenth dynasty. In 1332 B.C.E. was when he got empowered at the age of nine That same year he married his half sister Ankhesenamun. He had two children who died at a young age …

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  • King Tut Research Paper

    His dad, considered the god Aten to be the Egyptian pantheon's most critical icon and supported his love most importantly others. Akhenaten likewise exchanged the Egyptian capital from Thebes to another site dedicated to Aten. Tutankhamen is thought to switch these disagreeable religious changes, restoring the god Amun to his previous magnificence and moving the capital back to Thebes. He deserted his unique name, Tutankhaten which signifies "living picture of Aten", for Tutankhamen, which…

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  • Mesoeurasia Gender Equality

    Egypt’s first female pharaoh. According to a document detailing Hatshepsut’s conception, her name meant “foremost in nobility” (The Divine Conception). In consideration of the fact that she was the first female pharaoh of Egypt, the meaning of her name truly fits. Hatshepsut was the supreme of all women in Egypt. Another example of gender equality that was unusual to the area can be noticed in the tombs. The location of Queen Hatshepsut’s burial site was the Deir el-Bahri – which translates to…

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  • King Tutankhamun Research Paper

    Because of the times, ancient Egypt royals wanted a pure bloodline because they thought the royals were descendants of the gods. If you didn’t know, ancient Egypt didn’t know that this would cause birth defects that would deforming them and could making them pass away faster. So they married and would have children with close family members. His father and mother were brother and sister. King Tutankhamun had a clubfoot and a cleft palate. So he was a deformed acute cripple that had to walk with…

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