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KV55 in the Valley of the Kings. Possibly the tomb of Queen Tiye. Others believe that Queen Tiye was originally buried in WV22 along with her husband, Amenhotep III, and Akhenaten was originally buried at el-Amarna. Then, during the reign of Tutankhamen, Tiye was reburied in KV55 and, perhaps several years later, Akhenaten was also buried there in a coffin that had been altered for him. However, it seems somewhat odd that Tutankhamen would remove his grandmother from his grandfather's tomb.

Queen Tiye (1398 - 1338 BC) Great Royal Wife of the Pharoah Amenhotep III. Mother of Akhenaten and grandmother of Tutankhamun.

Inscribed with the names King Akhenaten (Father to King Tutankhamun) & Queen Nefertiti -- 1353-1336 BCE -- Egypt -- Metropolitan Museum of Art

Amenhotep III and Queen Tiye.............PARTAGE OF ANCIENT E - GYPT...........ON FACEBOOK...............

Nina de Garis Davies | Amenhotep III and Queen Tiye Enthroned Beneath a Kiosk, Tomb of Anen | New Kingdom | The Met

(Double or Triple Uraeus means Kushite Origin) Queen Tiye, she became the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian pharaoh Amenhotep III. She is the mother of Akhenaten and grandmother of Tutankhamun. Her mummy was identified as The Elder Lady found in the Tomb of Amenhotep II (KV35) in 2010.

Ceiling painting from the palace of Amenhotep III. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, reign of Amenhotep III, ca. 1390-1353 B.C.

Amenhotep III and his Mother, Mutemwia Theban Tomb TT 226 Period: New Kingdom Dynasty: Dynasty 18 Reign: reign of Amenhotep III Date: ca. 1390–1353 B.C.

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