Sementaoy and Rouiay, an Egyptian Couple

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Jan van der Crabben
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published on 01 October 2021
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Wooden figurine depicting an Egyptian couple (c. 1350-1300 BCE): Sementaoy, servant of the king, and his wife Rouiay, singer of Amon. Underneath the seat of the wife, a pet monkey is eating fruit (not visible in this photo).

Louvre Museum, Paris.

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About the Author

Jan van der Crabben
Jan is the Founder and CEO of World History Encyclopedia, leading the non-profit company to best fulfil its mission to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. He holds an MA War Studies from King's College.

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Crabben, J. v. d. (2021, October 01). Sementaoy and Rouiay, an Egyptian Couple. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14668/sementaoy-and-rouiay-an-egyptian-couple/

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Crabben, Jan van der. "Sementaoy and Rouiay, an Egyptian Couple." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 01, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14668/sementaoy-and-rouiay-an-egyptian-couple/.

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Crabben, Jan van der. "Sementaoy and Rouiay, an Egyptian Couple." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 01 Oct 2021. Web. 19 Oct 2021.