This book presents the latest re¬search findings and materials on the enigmatic figure of the late Amarna period: Smenkhkare. It is still disputed today whether Smenkhkare was a young man at ... weiterlesenAkhenaton ‘s side or Queen Ne¬fertiti, who succeeded her hus¬band with this fictitious identity as a male pharaoh. The identifi¬cation of the mummy from tomb KV 55 is a crucial piece of the puzzle of this Egyptological enig¬ma. In 2015, a new theory was put forward by C. N. Reeves, ac¬cording to which Nefertiti alias Smenkhkare is to be found in un¬discovered chambers in Tutank¬hamun ‘s tomb.
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