Nefertiti & Akhenaten

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Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 26 August 2019

Queen Nefertiti (c. 1370 - c. 1336 BCE) ties an ornamental collar around the neck of her husband, Pharaoh Akhenaten (r. 1353-1336 BCE). Part of a stela. Painted limestone. From Amarna, Egypt. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, c. 1345 BCE. (The Neues Museum, Berlin, Germany).

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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.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2019, August 26). Nefertiti & Akhenaten. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11103/nefertiti--akhenaten/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Nefertiti & Akhenaten." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 26, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11103/nefertiti--akhenaten/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Nefertiti & Akhenaten." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Aug 2019. Web. 04 Feb 2023.

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