Meryre II

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Meryre II
Steward of Queen Nefertiti
Dynasty 18th Dynasty
Pharaoh Akhenaten
Burial Amarna Tomb 2

The Ancient Egyptian noble known as Meryre II was superintendent of the queen Nefertiti, and had the title Royal scribe, Steward, Overseer of the Two Treasuries, Overseer of the Royal Harim of Nefertiti.[1]

He had a tomb constructed at Amarna, Tomb 2, although his remains have never been identified. The tomb has the last dated appearance of Akhenaten and the Amarna family, dating from second month, year 12 of his reign.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "North Tombs". The Amarna Project. Retrieved 2008-07-08. 
  2. ^ James H. Allen. "The Amarna Succession". p. 1. Archived from the original on 2008-05-28. Retrieved 2008-06-23.