Amethu called Ahmose

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Amethu called Ahmose
Vizier
Successor Useramen
Dynasty 18th Dynasty
Pharaoh Thutmose II, Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
Wife Ta-Amethu
Children Useramen, Neferweben, Amenhotep, Akheperkare
Burial Thebes TT83

Amethu called Ahmose was a vizier of Ancient Egypt.[1] He served during the reign of Thutmose II and the early years of the reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III of the 18th Dynasty.[2]

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Amethu[1]
in hieroglyphs

Family[edit]

His wife's name was Ta-Amethu. Their children include the viziers Useramen and Neferweben. Two additional sons are known from Theban tomb TT122: Amenhotep, an Overseer of the Magazine of Amun, and Akheperkare, a prophet of Monthu.[1]

Amethu called Ahmose and his wife Ta-Amethu also had several grandchildren. The later second prophet of Amun Merymaat was a son of Amenhotep. Vizier Rekhmire was a son of Neferweben.[1]

Tombs and burial[edit]

Amethu called Ahmose was buried in TT83 in Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Thebes. [1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Porter,B. and Moss R.L.B., Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs and Paintings: The Theban Necropolis, Part One: Private Tombs. Second Edition. Griffith Institute. Oxford. 1994
  2. ^ Hatshepsut by Anneke Bart