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Amarna, city of Akhenaten and Nefertiti

Petrie Collection.

Amarna, city of Akhenaten and Nefertiti

Nefertiti as Pharaoh

by Petrie Collection.

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Published by Aris & Phillips in Warminster .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published as: "Amarna, city of Akhenaten and Nefertiti : Key pieces from the Petrie Collection" : 1972.

Statement[by] Julia Samson ; with an introduction by H.S. Smith.
ContributionsSamson, Julia.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20062789M
ISBN 100856681350
OCLC/WorldCa232726417


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Occupied for just sixteen or so years in the fourteenth century BC, the city lay largely abandoned and forgotten until excavations over the last hundred years brought it back into prominence/5.

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The City of Akhenaten and Nefertiti: Amarna and Its People, by Dr. Barry Kemp -- Emeritus Professor of Egyptology at Cambridge University and the director of the Amarna Project -- is undoubtedly the most comprehensive source on the mysterious ancient city of Tell el-Amarna, Egypt (known also the modern name of "Amarna”).

Amarna was the former capital of. A companion to Abydos in the New Aspects of Antiquity series, this book – a remarkable evocation of an ancient city – brings together for the first time the history of the site of Tell el-Amarna from its foundation by the pharaoh Akhenaten in c.

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bc to its abandonment just 16 or 17 years later, a few years after his death/5(62). In the fifth year of his reign Akhenaten, Egypt’s first and only monotheistic pharoah, moved his entire court from Karnak miles north to El Amarna.

He named this new city Akhetaten, which means The Horizon of the Aten. Aten was the Creator Sun God who’s influence grew during the reigns of Amenhotep II, Tuthmosis IV and Amenhotep III.

Amarna (/ ə ˈ m ɑːr n ə /; Arabic: العمارنة ‎, romanized: al-ʿamārnah) is an extensive Egyptian archaeological site that represents the remains of the capital city newly established ( BC) and built by the Pharaoh Akhenaten of the late Eighteenth Dynasty, and abandoned shortly after his death ( BC).

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Kemp doesn’t neglect Nefertiti, Akhenaten’s consort and this reign’s best-known feature due to the famous bust of her. A generous selection of illustrations including photographs, architectural plans, and axonometric drawings, combined with accessibly presented archeological theory, make for a beautiful and informative book, a rare find Pages:   Download The City of Akhenaten and Nefertiti Amarna and Its People New Aspects of Antiquity PDF Free.

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Meketaten is frequently depicted in artworks from Amarna, and features with Meritaten and Nefertiti along boundary stelae of the new city of Akhetaten. She features with all of her sisters at the Parade of Foreign Tributes, and it has been said that she was married to her father – and died, presumably in childbirth sometime between Years Akhenaten (/ ˌ æ k ə ˈ n ɑː t ən /; also spelled Echnaton, Akhenaton, Ikhnaton, and Khuenaten; meaning "Effective for Aten"), known before the fifth year of his reign as Amenhotep IV (sometimes given its Greek form, Amenophis IV, and meaning "Amun Is Satisfied"), was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty, who ruled for 17 years and died perhaps in Consort: Nefertiti, Kiya, Meritaten, An unidentified.

This is the first book written by archaeologist and broadcastor Mary Chubb about her adventures and experiences on various digs in the Near East and East Mediterranean. This story concerns her time at the site of Tell el Amarna in Egypt, the city of Akhenaten, in Written as a novel, but full of historical facts and real-life experiences.

A city of temples, royal palaces, civic offices, and elite tombs--and of small-scale mud-brick dwellings too--Amarna was an urban village where most of its citizens were only two or three steps removed in the social scale from the king. Barry Kemp evokes the sights and smells of Amarna itself, bringing to life its people--not only the royal family, but also prominent citizens.

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Akhenaten choose to move there in his fourth year as Pharaoh, soon carving beautiful boundary stelae into the cliffs around the city, attributing the choice of the site to the Aten. Many of these stelae have since been destroyed, in at least one case by treasure-seekers trying to open the "door" in the stone.

The ancient site of Tell el-Amarna in Middle Egypt was the capital city of the heretic pharaoh Akhenaten and his chief consort, Nefertiti. Occupied for just sixteen or so years in the fourteenth century BC, the city lay largely abandoned and forgotten until excavations over the last hundred years brought it back into prominence/5(73).

Neferneferuaten Nefertiti (/ ˌ n ɛ f ər ˈ t iː t i /) (c. – c. BC) was an Egyptian queen and the Great Royal Wife of Akhenaten, an Egyptian iti and her husband were known for a religious revolution, in which they worshipped one god only, Aten, or the sun her husband, she reigned at what was arguably the wealthiest period of Ancient Egyptian : Ay (possibly).

The Royal Tomb at Amarna and the whereabouts of the burials of Akhenaten, Nefertiti, Smenkhkare and others form the third chapter of my book, Searching for the Lost Tombs of Egypt, which is available as an e-book here, or in print via Thames & Hudson’s current ‘Top 5 Egyptology’ promotion (along with four other great titles!).

The city of Akhenaten was destroyed, but the ruins and tombs tell its eternal story. Before the city of Amarna was abandoned the inhabitants had created a magnificent group of tombs. The Royal Wadi contains the tombs of the pharaoh’s family, including the final resting place of Akhenaten, Nefertiti, Tiye, Kiya, and : Natalia Klimczak.

For many the word "Amarna" conjures up visions of the city in which Nefertiti, one of the most beautiful women of the ancient world, lived in connubial bliss with her husband, the eighteenth-dynasty Pharaoh King Akhenaten. Armana was also the city in which Tutankhamun, today the most famous pharaoh of ancient Egypt, spend the first part of his childhood.

Amarna — The Complete City. The ancient city now known as Amarna, or Tell el-Amarna, is a curious is a place where a huge amount is known about the layout of the city and its individual buildings, and it is possible to reconstruct in some detail how the city operated for its residents, from the king down to the humblest worker.

Ankhesenamon A daughter of Akhenaten (r. – BCE) and Queen Nefertiti, she was born to the royal family in the city of ‘Amarna. Ankhesenamon was married to Tut'ankhamun and became queen when he succeeded Smenkharéin BCE.

A companion to Abydos in the "New Aspects of Antiquity" series, this book is a remarkable evocation of an ancient city brings together for the first time the history of the site of Tell el-Amarna from its foundation by the pharaoh Akhenaten in c.

bc to its abandonment just 16 or 17 years later, a few years after his death. Nine chapters cover. For many people, including myself, the most intriguing and mysterious ruler of ancient Egypt was Akhenaten who along with his wife Nefertiti chose to move the capital city of this ancient land from the Thebes area to a virgin site which became Tell El Amarna, or Akhetaten.

The reason why this grand gesture was done is very intriguing. Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months. Akhenaten Egypt's False Prophet (Book): Reeves, Nicholas: Baker & TaylorA lavishly illustrated portrait of ancient Egypt's heretic pharaoh sheds new light on the turbulent events of Akhenaten's reign; his efforts to impose upon his kingdom the worship of a single god; the political, cultural, social, and artistic facets of the Amarna era; and the mysteries of Akhenaten, the fate of his .An examination of Akhenaten’s rule and the life of the city of Akhet-Aten has helped modern scholars unravel some of the mysteries of the Amarna Period, but many still remain.

Akhenaten and Amarna: The History of Ancient Egypt’s Most Mysterious Pharaoh and His Capital City chronicles what’s known and unknown about the Egyptian city and.