“FOR WHOM THE SUN DOTH SHINE: Nefertari Beloved of Mut”

“FOR WHOM THE SUN DOTH SHINE: Nefertari Beloved of Mut”

“FOR WHOM THE SUN DOTH SHINE: Nefertari Beloved of Mut”
Dylan Bickerstaffe, Egyptologist and Author.

Nefertari, the Great Royal Wife of Ramesses II seems to have been particularly favoured by her husband, and not only had a temple dedicated to her at Abu Simbel, but also received one of the most beautiful tombs to have survived into the modern era.
Nefertari probably did not live even to the half way point in Ramesses’ reign, so what lay behind these special honours? Who were her children, ...

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Chesterfield Library
New Beetwell St

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