Ancient Egyptian Antiquities Queen Tiye Statue The Elder Lady Pharaonic Rare BC. Tiye was the daughter of Yuya and Thuya. She became the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian pharaoh Amenhotep III. She was the mother of Akhenaten and grandmother of Tutankhamun. In 2010, DNA analysis confirmed her as the mummy known as "The Elder Lady" found in the tomb of Amenhotep II in 1898.
Tiye was married to Amenhotep III by the second year of his reign. He had been born of a secondary wife of his father and needed a stronger tie to the royal lineage. Their marriage was celebrated by the issue of commemorative scarabs, announcing Tiye as Great Royal Wife and giving the names of her parents. He appears to have been crowned while still a child, perhaps between the ages of six and twelve.
The couple had at least seven, and possibly more, children. Size : Height: 25 cm, Width: 25 cm, depth: 13 cm.So this item is very special for you or a gift for someone you Love.