Who was Queen Meryetamun?
very little is known about her - it is thought that she was the
eldest daughter of Thuthmose III and also the wife of Amenhotep
II. She probably died soon after becoming queen, it was Queen
Tio who was the principal wife of Amenhotep II (and mother of
had stripped the orginally of the wrappings from the body to
remove any valuable items, - the mummy was re-wrapped by the
High Priest restorers.
of the body - 1.545 metres.
died aged approximately 50 years old, the resemblance can be
seen between her and her father Tuthmosis III.
second coffin: length - 3.135 metres