Vase Inscribed with the Cartouches of Amenhotep II

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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This faience vase was inscribed with cartouches of the birth (nomen) and throne (prenomen) names of the Egyptian pharaoh Amenhotep II. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, reign of Amenhotep II, 1427-1400 BCE. Probably from the Valley of the Kings, modern-day Egypt. (The British Museum, London).

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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. (2018, March 20). Vase Inscribed with the Cartouches of Amenhotep II. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8324/vase-inscribed-with-the-cartouches-of-amenhotep-ii/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Vase Inscribed with the Cartouches of Amenhotep II." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 20, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8324/vase-inscribed-with-the-cartouches-of-amenhotep-ii/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Vase Inscribed with the Cartouches of Amenhotep II." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 20 Mar 2018. Web. 13 Jun 2021.