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The heretic pharoah of the 18th dynasty
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The Face of Akhenaten (Photoshop Reconstruction)

PRINTS NOW AVAILABLE! http://www.cafepress.com/maludwigworks #Project requested by users/ TigersPrettyBunny, Akhenaten, Lorieellesh, & ArsinoeofEgypt The pha...
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Restored Image of Amun Discovered in Sudan - Archaeology Magazine

Restored Image of Amun Discovered in Sudan - Archaeology Magazine | Akhenaten | Scoop.it
This stele depicting the Egyptian god Amun was defaced on the orders of a heretic pharaoh. http://t.co/PJQrAAuqPK http://t.co/LIcO7SSrlt
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Tomb of Huye - Ancient Egyptian Tombs ~ Ancient Egypt Facts

Tomb of Huye - Ancient Egyptian Tombs ~ Ancient Egypt Facts | Akhenaten | Scoop.it
The design of the tombs at Tel el Amarna are similar to the 18th Dynasty tombs at Luxor. Each has a forecourt (originally surrounded by a brick wall), a main chamber hewn out of rock and sometimes supported by columns, ...
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Gods of ancient Egypt: Amun

Gods of ancient Egypt: Amun | Akhenaten | Scoop.it
Ancient Egyptian Gods; Amun
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Khai Tran's curator insight, February 18, 2014 12:43 AM

God of the Wind 

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Amun was known as the god of air, this website goes further on how he was presented to his people and what he would do for them, alongside other gods. 

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BBC - History - Ancient History in depth: Akhenaten and the Amarna Period

BBC - History - Ancient History in depth: Akhenaten and the Amarna Period | Akhenaten | Scoop.it
Dr Kate Spence explores the enigmatic story of Egypt's 'heretic' king.
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Ancient Egypt Pharaohs: Akhenaten (Amenhotep IV)

Ancient Egypt Pharaohs: Akhenaten (Amenhotep IV) | Akhenaten | Scoop.it
Ancient Egyptian Pharaohs: Akhenaten (Amenhotep IV) - the heretic king...
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Akhenaten religion Aten

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Akhenaten religion Aten

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Ancient Egypt Society: Amarna Art

Ancient Egypt Society: Amarna Art | Akhenaten | Scoop.it
Ancient Egypt Society: Amarna Art - the art of the Amarna period including the famous and contraversial busts of Akhenaten...
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The Art of Pharaoh Akhenaten's Reign

The Art of Pharaoh Akhenaten's Reign | Akhenaten | Scoop.it
This is an illustrated essay discussing the art of the Amarna period in Ancient Egypt, changes in style in this period, and common motifs from the period.
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Kmt

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KMT: A Modern Journal of Ancient Egypt is an English-language periodical devoted exclusively to articles on the culture, history, personalities, arts, and monuments of ancient.
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Great magazine to follow some new research into EgyptologyEgyptology

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King Tutankhamun and the Royal Family of the Eighteenth Dynasty of Ancient Egypt

King Tutankhamun and the Royal Family of the Eighteenth Dynasty of Ancient Egypt | Akhenaten | Scoop.it
The genealogy of Tutankhamun is one of the greatest remaining unsolved mysteries in Egyptology. For decades, experts all over the world have studied and debated the pharaoh’s true lineage.
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Learn about Unidentified Mummies from the Theban Royal Necropolis

Learn about Unidentified Mummies from the Theban Royal Necropolis | Akhenaten | Scoop.it
A highly researched, thoroughly documented and illustrated site devoted to the study of Theban royal mummies from DB320, KV35, and other tombs in the Valley of the Kings.
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Object Biography #11: Fragment from an offering table of Akhenaten (Acc. No. 1938)

Object Biography #11: Fragment from an offering table of Akhenaten (Acc. No. 1938) | Akhenaten | Scoop.it

This mottled red granite fragment (16.5 cm in lenth) is part of smaller-than-life-size statue of Akhenaten, shown supporting a rectangular offering table. It comes from Flinders Petrie’s excavation...


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David Connolly's curator insight, December 24, 2012 2:14 AM

A small fragment that opens up a whole world

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Ruling queens of ancient Egypt. | History and Archaeology blog

Ruling queens of ancient Egypt. | History and Archaeology blog | Akhenaten | Scoop.it
Although there are several types of queens in the history of ancient Egypt, the Great Royal Wife for example, only the actual ruling queens of royal blood will be mentioned in this post. MerNeith. Possible father: King Jer.
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Cassandra Folkerth's curator insight, October 16, 2013 1:27 AM
Examining the royal blood queens is so interesting. Its so cool to think that women have ruled and it hasn't always been just men.
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Historic

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Portrait head of Queen Tiye, Mother of Akhenaten, Ancient Egypt, 18th Dynasty, 1382 - 1344 B.C. Altes Museum, Berlin.
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Charlie Wittke's curator insight, January 28, 2014 4:29 PM

The wife of Rameses III

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Manhigutyehudit: Akhenaton The Pharaoh That Egyptians Tried To ...

Akhenaton The Pharaoh That Egyptians Tried To Forget. The Pharaoh Akhenaton, does not stand in good relation to the Pharaohs before or immediately after him. He was different and during his reign he changed the very ...
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Akhetaten at el-Amarna

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Akhetaten was the capital city of the Dynasty XVIII king, Akhenaten, called by some ‘the heretic king’. Akhenaten, formerly Amenhotep IV, built his city in a bay of cliffs on the east bank of t...
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Pharaoh Akhenaten's Odd Appearance: Genetics or Aesthetics?

Pharaoh Akhenaten's Odd Appearance: Genetics or Aesthetics? | Akhenaten | Scoop.it
This is a discussion of the supposed pathology of the Pharaoh Akhenaten. Was it Marfan's Syndrome or artistic style?
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Egyptian Art

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The combination of geometric regularity and keen observation of nature is characteristic of all Egyptian art...
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