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Ay

Divine Father

Titles : Fan bearer on the Right of the King and Master of the Horse

Wife - Ty - nurse of the Queen

Daughters - Nefertiti (wife of Akhenaten)

Mutnodjme (later queen of Horemheb)

Ty

(Ay was probably the brother-in-law of Amenhotep III, may also have been the father of Nefertiti (by his title of Divine Father)

The Tomb of Ay (tomb number 25 at Akhetaten) although meant to be a very imposing tomb it was never finished - 12 columns were built in the left side of the tomb, but on the right only three were completed. The tomb was never used - AY was to become Pharaoh himself.

Ay being rewarded by Akhenaten