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  Topic: Royal Mummies in Cairo are Moving
Montuhotep88

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PostForum: Pharaohs and Queens   Posted: Sat May 18, 2019 11:20 am   Subject: Royal Mummies in Cairo are Moving
From an ancient Egyptian's point of view, Tutankhamen's rediscovery elevated him from an-almost-thoroughly-forgotten minor ruler into probably the most-talked-about Egyptian ruler ever-- insuring his ...
  Topic: Royal Mummies in Cairo are Moving
Montuhotep88

Replies: 10
Views: 65

PostForum: Pharaohs and Queens   Posted: Fri May 17, 2019 7:38 pm   Subject: Royal Mummies in Cairo are Moving
One person's "desecration" is another's "causing their names to live." So long as proper decorum is observed (which has not always been the case in the past, but seems to be more ...
  Topic: Two Female Pharaoh`s Before Tutankhamun?
Montuhotep88

Replies: 18
Views: 349

PostForum: Evidence from Amarna   Posted: Fri May 10, 2019 12:19 pm   Subject: Two Female Pharaoh`s Before Tutankhamun?

Google: ... It may be surprising that in an Hittite text an Egyptian term is used for to designate a Hittite prince whose name was to be known and did not present writing problems. In reality, howev ...
  Topic: Booklist: Amarna Period
Montuhotep88

Replies: 12
Views: 14173

PostForum: Evidence from Amarna   Posted: Fri May 03, 2019 7:52 pm   Subject: Booklist: Amarna Period
I've been on the fence about buying that one (Ridley)... but after reading your take on it, I just might.

The closer one looks at the entire Amarna Period, the more one realizes that what we " ...
  Topic: Two Female Pharaoh`s Before Tutankhamun?
Montuhotep88

Replies: 18
Views: 349

PostForum: Evidence from Amarna   Posted: Fri May 03, 2019 1:59 pm   Subject: Two Female Pharaoh`s Before Tutankhamun?
I'm sure it wasn't that article... and I would wonder why the Hittites would refer to a Hittite son of a Hittite king by a transliteration of an Egyptian title.

Idea
  Topic: Two Female Pharaoh`s Before Tutankhamun?
Montuhotep88

Replies: 18
Views: 349

PostForum: Evidence from Amarna   Posted: Thu May 02, 2019 1:59 pm   Subject: Two Female Pharaoh`s Before Tutankhamun?
I read somewhere recently a speculation that "Zannanza" was not a name, but rather the Hittite term for the prince involved (the assumption has been crown prince/heir, but that's not certain ...
  Topic: Two Female Pharaoh`s Before Tutankhamun?
Montuhotep88

Replies: 18
Views: 349

PostForum: Evidence from Amarna   Posted: Tue Apr 30, 2019 5:26 pm   Subject: Two Female Pharaoh`s Before Tutankhamun?
Few facts, endless variations on the theories. Same old Amarna story. We need to find the "House of the King's Domestic Correspondence" (assuming there was such a thing) at Akhet-aten or s ...
  Topic: King Lists
Montuhotep88

Replies: 24
Views: 639

PostForum: Pharaohs and Queens   Posted: Mon Apr 29, 2019 5:11 pm   Subject: King Lists
I had written an entire post on something I had discovered/theorized about the Turin King List-- something that I thought could make a real difference in its interpretation. However, before hitting & ...
  Topic: Manetho's history?
Montuhotep88

Replies: 3
Views: 1093

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 3:30 pm   Subject: Manetho's history?
Some additional and overall thoughts...

There's a very wide range of opinion on Manetho-- at one extreme, there are those who consider the entire thing pseudepigraphic and Roman in date, and at the ...
  Topic: King Lists
Montuhotep88

Replies: 24
Views: 639

PostForum: Pharaohs and Queens   Posted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:03 am   Subject: King Lists
Nerts. Ich spreche (lese) kein Französisch! I'll hope for a translation as well.
  Topic: King Lists
Montuhotep88

Replies: 24
Views: 639

PostForum: Pharaohs and Queens   Posted: Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:41 pm   Subject: King Lists
Mn-kaw-Ra / Nfr-kaw-Ra / Nb-kaw-Ra / Ḫaj-kaw-Ra / Mrj-kaw-Ra (maybe not complete, from Hannig, Handwörterbuch I, 2006).

While I can't be truly certain what's in or not in a partly-destroyed c ...
  Topic: King Lists
Montuhotep88

Replies: 24
Views: 639

PostForum: Pharaohs and Queens   Posted: Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:00 am   Subject: King Lists
Yes, I was just reading Quirke's "In the Name of the King: on Late Middle Kingdom Cylinders" (in Timelines: Studies in Honor of Manfred Bietak), in which he makes a good case against " ...
  Topic: References to nsw(t) interpretation, meaning and translation
Montuhotep88

Replies: 7
Views: 157

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Wed Apr 10, 2019 10:50 am   Subject: References to nsw(t) interpretation, meaning and translation
It should be noted that the book was first / originally published in 1957

Aha... I was thinking it was older than 1983, but the publication data isn't all that thorough in the book.
  Topic: References to nsw(t) interpretation, meaning and translation
Montuhotep88

Replies: 7
Views: 157

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Tue Apr 09, 2019 10:00 pm   Subject: References to nsw(t) interpretation, meaning and translation
Mokhtar, Mohamed Gamal El-Din. Ihnasya El-Medina (Herakleopolis Magna): Its Importance and its Role in Pharaonic History. Publications de l'Institut Francais d'Archeologie Orientale do Caire, 1983. ...
  Topic: References to nsw(t) interpretation, meaning and translation
Montuhotep88

Replies: 7
Views: 157

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Tue Apr 09, 2019 8:16 pm   Subject: References to nsw(t) interpretation, meaning and translation
I actually bumped into something interesting along these lines just the other day. A book on Herakleopolis I found on Meretseger Books (thanks, Lutz!) made the interesting statement that the term nsw ...
 
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