amarna

  1. AlpinLuke

    Nefertiti, the Great Royal Wife of the Amarna Period

    Among the Royal wives who lived during the so called "Amarna Period" it's all evident that Nefertiti is the most important figure. Her daughters Meritaten and Ankhesenpaaten [later Ankhesenamun] became "Queens" [a modern term we use] as well, but they didn't play an institutional role...
  2. Lament in Amarna

    Lament in Amarna

    Lament in Amarna Ancient Egypt History
  3. dreamregent

    Meteorite Impact @ Amarna, Egypt? - Historical Mystery #2

    Ok, folks...this one is predicated with a great big IF (or several IFs) right at the beginning. I can not stress this enough. In order to determine whether this is really a possibility, a lot more testing would have to be done. At this point, it doesn't seem like any of the necessary testing...
  4. K

    Amarna Period Phaoroahs DNA results

    Link to PDF It surprised me to see how low in comparison the Horn African samples came in compared to other inner African regions. This findings of Southern African genetic affinity however is not entire out of place as many scholars have postulated based on mounds of archaeological...