Amenhotep III wrapped. Amenhotep III, King of Egypt (1390-1352 BC) Amenhotep III was the son and successor of Thutmose IV. The supposed divine nature of his birth is represented in a series of reliefs inside the Luxor Temple.
"Amenhotep III was the father of two sons with his Great Royal Wife Tiye, a queen who could be considered as the progenitor of monotheism[dead link] through her first son, Crown Prince Thutmose, who predeceased his father, and her second son, Amenhotep IV, later known as Akhenaten, who ultimately succeeded Amenhotep III to the throne."
Tiled floor from Amenhotep III's palace in Thebes. 18th dynasty.
Painted faience ushabti of an Egyptian noblewoman named Sati, from the reign of the 18th Dynasty pharaoh Amenhotep III (r. ca. 1390-1352 BCE). Thought to come from Saqqara; now in the Brooklyn Museum....
https://flic.kr/p/e4GBLy | Scarab of Amenhotep III | Prunkskarabaüs Der Anspruch Pharaos als ‘Herr der Welt’ wurde mit dem Motiv des ‘Erschlagens der Feinde’ über Skarabäen weit verbreitet. Steatit Neues Reich, 18. Dynastie, Amenophis III,. Um 1370 v.Chr. ÄS3892 High quality Scarab The Pharaoh's claim as 'Lord of the world' has been widely used with the motive of 'slaying the enemies' on scarabs. Steatite New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, Amenhotep III. About 1370 BC. ÄS3892
https://flic.kr/p/N62qY | Tomb of Khaemhat | Khaemhat was Superintendent of the Granaries in the reign of Amenhotep III. Khaemhat's main function was agricultural produce control and its safe storage and distribution.
Tuya (also Tuy or Mut-Tuya) was the wife of Pharaoh Seti I of Egypt and mother of Tia, Ramesses II and perhaps Henutmire. As the mother of Ramesses II, she enjoyed a privileged existence of a respected king's mother and was allowed the opportunity to correspond with the Hittite royal court after the Year 21 peace treaty between Egypt and Hatti put in place by Ramesses II.
The remains of Tutankamun’s Parents -- Akhenaten, and the mummy only identified as “The Younger Lady” -- and his grandparents, Queen Tiye and Amenhotep III. It was recently proven that this “Younger Lady” mummy is in fact Tutankamun’s mother, and a full sister to Akhenaten. Thus King Tut only had one set of grandparents.
https://flic.kr/p/5DDQu3 | M20081120_255 | Khaemhat was Superintendent of the Granaries in the reign of Amenhotep III. Khaemhat's main function was agricultural produce control and its safe storage and distribution. A well crafted relief in the tomb of Khaemhat shows the seated God Osiris embraced from behind by the Goddess "Hathor-Imentet,mistress of the west"