Tomb Relief of Amenhotep III

Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
by
published on 24 August 2019
Tomb Relief of Amenhotep III

This limestone relief of the Egyptian pharaoh Amenhotep III (c. 1386-1353 BCE) came from the Tomb (TT57) of Khaemhat at Western Thebes (in modern-day Sheikh Abd el-Qurna), Egypt. Amenhotep III was depicted in profile, looking to the right. Khaemhat was a royal scribe and overseer of the double granary during the reign of the Egyptian Pharoah Amenhotep III. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, c. 1360 BCE. It is on display at the Neues Museum, Berlin, Germany.

About the Author

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.

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Cite This Work

APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2019, August 24). Tomb Relief of Amenhotep III. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/11110/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama S. M. "Tomb Relief of Amenhotep III." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 24, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/11110/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama S. M. "Tomb Relief of Amenhotep III." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 24 Aug 2019. Web. 09 Dec 2019.

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Support Us

We are a non-profit organization.

Our mission is to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. Please support Ancient History Encyclopedia Foundation. Thank you!

Donate