ANCIENT EGYPTIAN HUGE COLOR RAMSES WIFE STATUE + SCARAB

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  • Item Category: Antiquities
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 03, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House

RARE ANCIENT ANTIQUES

RARE ANCIENT EGYPTIAN HUGE BUST STATUE FOR THE FAMOUS QUEEN ....... ((((_____Nefertari____))))

RARE ANCIENT EGYPTIAN Statue For The Famous Queen .....NEFERTARI...., the first chief queen of Ramsis the Great.

SIZE OF THE STATUE : 25 CM Hight , 16 CM WIDTH ,13.2CM DEPTH 40 CM CIRCUMFERENCE AROUND THE SHOULDERS . Estimation Value : $9,176 - $9,852.
Material:VERY BIG COLORED WELL DETAILED HEAVY STONE STRUCTUER
THE NINTEENTH DYNASTY (1300–1250) BC
THE NINETEENTH DYNASTY QUEEN

During the nineteenth Dynasty a queen by the name of Nefertari was in power with Ramesses the Great. She was one of many wives, but continued to remain one of his favorites. Her birth parents remain a mystery, but it’s determined she is of royal heritage. It’s however known that she had a brother by the name of Amenmose who was the mayor of Thebes during her rule as queen. She had two sons, Amonhirwonmef, Prehirwonmef and two daughters named Merytamon, and Mertatum.
RAMSIS II WIFE

Looking at all the monuments constructed it’s pretty evident she was of high importance. She must’ve played an important role in her time. Most depictions of the queen stand with Ramesses II, which might mean she might’ve had a major political influence on Egypt. Ramesses II also dedicated a temple to her called
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