Iyineferty's Inner Sarcophagus | This is the inner sarcophagus of Iyineferty. Iyineferty was apparently blind, an illness which set on in her adult life and which she blamed on bad mojo caused by her gossiping neighbours. JP Allen in The Art of Medicine in Ancient Egypt speculates that her slightly off-centre stare is an attempt by the artist to portray this.
Polychrome painted cartonnage mummy-case containing the body of an infant, sex uncertain: Skull - Flexed. No obvious fractures. Thorax and Abdomen - Owing to tight bandaging, the thoracic cage has been compressed and some of the ribs are fractured.
Queen Tiye, she became the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian Amenhotep III. She is the mother of Akhenaten and grandmother of Tutankhamun. Her mummy was identified as The Elder Lady found in the Tomb of Amenhotep II in
Thutmose IV (sometimes read as Thutmosis or Tuthmosis IV and meaning Thoth bore him) was the Pharaoh of the dynasty of Egypt, who ruled in approximately the century BC. His prenomen or royal name, Menkheperure, means "Established in forms is Re.
The Royal Tombs of Tanis, Egypt. Tanis was founded in the late Twentieth Dynasty, and became the northern capital of Egypt during the following Twenty-first Dynasty. The kings at Tanis saw themselves as the legitimate successors on the throne of Upper and Lower Egypt.