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Podcast Episode 4: Akhenaten Relief Carving

Hello everyone! This post contains images and sources for the fourth episode of our podcast. This episode covers a relief carving of Akhenaten and his family. If you haven't listened to the episode, go ahead and click here!



Akhenaten, Nefertit, and their Three Daughters.

c. 1350 BCE

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Akhenaten

Early Amarna period

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Bust of Nefertiti

C. 1345 BCE

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Ruins of Amarna

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Sources


Gardner’s Art through the Ages, 12th edition

Fred S. Kleiner


https://www.ancient.eu/Egyptian_Religion/


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Osiris


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Set_(deity)


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isis


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nephthys


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horus


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anubis


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hathor


https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/ap-art-history/ancient-mediterranean-ap/ancient-egypt-ap/v/house-altar-depicting-akhenaten-nefertiti-and-three-daughters


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amun


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Book_of_the_Dead



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