Temple Relief of Nefertiti

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 24 August 2019
Temple Relief of Nefertiti

The Egyptian queen, Nefertiti (c. 1370 - c. 1336 BCE), the Great Royal Wife of pharaoh Akhenaten (r. 1353-1336 BCE), appears beneath the rays of god Aten. Painted sandstone. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, c. 1350 BCE. From the Temple of Aten at Karnak, Egypt. (The Neues Museum, Berlin, Germany).

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2019, August 24). Temple Relief of Nefertiti. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/11101/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Temple Relief of Nefertiti." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 24, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/11101/.

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Temple Relief of Nefertiti." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 24 Aug 2019. Web. 29 Jan 2020.

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