Nubkhesbed

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Nubkhesbed
Queen consort of Egypt
Burial
unknown
SpousePharaoh Ramesses VI
IssueRamesses VII
Prince Amenherkhepshef D
Prince Panebenkemyt
Princess Iset (God's Wife of Amun)
Full name
Nubkhesbed
Dynasty20th Dynasty of Egypt
Fatherunknown
Motherunknown
ReligionAncient Egyptian religion
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Nubkhesbed (“Gold and Lapis lazuli[3]) was an ancient Egyptian queen of the 20th Dynasty. She was the Great Royal Wife of Pharaoh Ramesses VI and mother of Pharaoh Ramesses VII, Princess Iset (God's Wife of Amun) and Princes Amenherkhepshef and Panebenkemyt.[4]

She is mentioned in her son Amenherkhepshef's tomb KV13 and on a stela of her daughter Iset in Coptos.[5]

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ Aidan Dodson & Dyan Hilton, The Complete Royal Families of Ancient Egypt, (London: Thames & Hudson, 2004) ISBN 0-500-05128-3, p.190
  2. ^ Grajetzki, p.74
  3. ^ Hermann Ranke: Die ägyptische Personennamen. Verlag von J. J. Augustin in Glückstadt, 1935, p.191
  4. ^ Dodson & Hilton, p.186
  5. ^ Dodson & Hilton, p.193