Esse tipo de caca sobre rodas com arco e flecha parece ter agradado os reis, que descrevem e representam essas acoes em diversos templos, tal como e descrito na estela de Thutmes III em Armant (Touny & Wenig 1969: 35-36) e na estela da esfinge de Amenhotep II
(Lichteim 1976: 41-42).
London sculpture dealer Daniel Katz returns to New York with a real rarity in terms of quality and condition: a granodiorite Egyptian bust of Amenhotep II
produced in the royal workshops at the end of the first half of the 18th dynasty (1427-1400 BC; Fig.
Both concerts will take place at the foot of the Sphinx next to Amenhotep II
Temple in Giza.
(5) CLINE, Eric, "Amenhotep II
and the Aegean: A Reassesment of Egypto-Aegean Relations in the 14th Century", en Orientalia,no.
In early January, Italian scientists excavating under the mortuary temple of Pharaoh Amenhotep II
came across a collection of tombs hiding human bones, the remains of wooden sarcophagi, and jars used many centuries ago to store the organs of the deceased.
Egypt's antiquities ministry said that the tombs were unearthed under Pharaoh Amenhotep II
's mortuary temple, which is located on the western bank of the River Nile, the BBC reported.
The vase, which belonged to Amenhotep II
, who ruled from 1498-1387BC, is in Cairo Museum.
And before you snigger at my lowly tastes-the day I went shopping celery was selling for over Rs100; and parsley couldn't even be sighted, while I got my bunch of suva/soa/suwa/shepu/sathakuppi sompa/sabasiege or simply dill, for the princely sum of Rs5 for 250g-let me tell you, the herb was found inside the pyramid of Amenhotep II
. Yes, it was that precious to the Egyptians.
Topics include border delineation and the setting of boundary stellae during the Egyptian Middle Kingdom, Egyptian-Canaanite relations in the Second Intermediate Period as reflected by scarabs, relations between Amenhotep II
and the Kingdom of Mitanni, archaeological findings at a settlement of the Sherden dated to the reign of Rameses III, parallelism between the biblical passage II Samuel 22 and the Israel Stela of Merneptah, Egyptian influence behind the names of Immanuel in the biblical book of Isaiah, Egyptian influence on the Southern Levant and the Kingdom of Judah during the 26th Dynasty, and the role of civil servants who participated in Egyptian military campaigns.
Thutmose III: 1504-1450 [HC] or 1479-1425 [LC] Amenhotep II
: 1452-1426 [HC] or 1427-1401 [LC]
His mother, who still cannot be identified by name, is the OYounger LadyO buried in the tomb of Amenhotep II
Visitors will be also be able to see objects ranging from tiny gold amulets to the huge granite obelisk of Pharaoh Amenhotep II
, exquisite ancient jewellery and statues of some of the most famous rulers of Ancient Egypt.