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Humanities: Akhenaten

Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt

Name

Origianally known as: Amenhotep IV

Changed his name to: Akhenaten

Other spelling: Akhenaton, Echnaton, Khuenaten,

Facts

Religion

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Akhenaten

Akenaten

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Discovery / Tomb

The coffin from KV55

The coffin found in the tomb KV55. The face and naming cartouche were both removed at some point in history.

Image source: Kenneth Garrett Photography

Buildings, cities and monuments

Art and artifacts