"I will not allow - neither would any archaeologist allow - making a hole in Tutankhamun's tomb,” he said.“The tomb is very vulnerable; any hole may expose the paintings to complete collapse." • Has the tomb of Nefertiti finally been found?Mr Reeves based his theory on high-resolution images of the interior of Tutankhamun’s tomb.
He represents the epitome of kingship and the ideal human male form. He wears the nemes on his head, a long artificial beard, and a wraparound kilt with central tab, all of which identify him as king.
Contents [hide] 1 Family 2 Death 3 Burial 3.1 The "Younger Lady" 3.2 The Elder Lady? This year is also believed to mark the beginning of his construction of a new capital, Akhetaten, at what is known today as Amarna.
4 Iconic status 5 References 6 External links Family See also : Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt Family Tree Nefertiti's parentage is not known with certainty, but it is now generally believed that she was the daughter of Ay, later to be pharaoh and the sister of Mutnedjmet. Another theory that gained some support identified Nefertiti with the Mitanni princess Tadukhipa. Ankhesenpaaten, also known as Ankhesenamen, later queen of Tutankhamun -4. In his Year 5, Amenhotep IV officially changed his name to Akhenaten as evidence of his new worship.
The bust is one of the most copied works of ancient Egypt.
It was attributed to the sculptor Thutmose, and it was found in his workshop.