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A

Abusir Nile 12 pp. 21-23
Ahmose (King, 18th Dynasty)

Nile 13 pp. 23-29
Karnak Stela: Nile 16 p. 36
Tomb (Abydos): Nile 16 p. 41
Ahmose (mother of Hatshepsut)
Hatshepsut’s divine birth at Deir el-Bahari: Nile 12, “Looking Back” p. 64
Akh
Nile 16 pp. 34-35
Akhenaten (King, 18th Dynasty)
KV 62 tomb decoration: Nile 15 pp. 31-43
Depicted with family: Nile 1 p. 37
Tomb (TA 26): Nile 16 p. 53
Akhet (horizons) Nile 16 p. 34
Alexander Helios (son of Cleopatra VII)  Nile 16 p. 10
Amduat  Nile 16 p. 34
Fifth Hour: Nile 14 p. 59
Amenemhat I (King, 12th Dynasty) 
Pyramid at Lisht: Nile 14 pp. 33-35
Amenemhat II (King, 12th Dynasty) 
“White” Pyramid at Dahshur: Nile 14 pp. 37-38
Amenemhat III (King, 12th Dynasty) 
“Black” Pyramid at Dahshur: Nile 14 p. 43
Pyramid at Dahshur: Nile 14 pp. 43-45
Ameneminet (TT 277)  Nile 16 p. 32
Amenhotep I (King, 18th Dynasty)
Tomb (AN B): Nile 16 pp. 41-43
Amenhotep II (King, 18th Dynasty)
Succession problems: Nile 12, “Thutmose IV: Placeholder or Pivot?” p. 41, 42
Tomb (KV 35): Nile 16 pp. 48-49
Amenhotep III (King, 18th Dynasty)
Newly-discovered statue: Nile 12 p. 1, pp. 52-53
In tomb of Heqareshu (TT 226): Nile 16 p. 37
Memorial Temple (Kom el-Hettan):
Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” pp. 52-53
Nile 16 p. 52
Tomb (WV 22): Nile 16 pp. 50-51
American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE)
ARCE Update: Coffin Reuse with Kara Cooney: Nile 16 pp. 15-21
ARCE Update: Conservation Field Schools in Luxor: Nile 13 pp. 6-13
ARCE Update: Tomb of Niay (TT 286): Nile 14 pp. 26-29
History of ARCE: Nile 13 pp. 6-13
Anhai (Chantress of Amun-Re)
Papyrus: Nile 14 p. 63
Ani
Papyrus: Nile 16 p. 37
Ankhenespepi II (wife of Pepi I)
Wooden head discovered: Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” pp. 50-51
Pyramid:
Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” pp. 26-27
Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” p. 51
Ankhenespepi III (wife of Pepi I)
Pyramid:
Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 26
Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” p. 51
Aten (God)

Cartouche: Nile 16 p. 34
Origins:
Nile 12, “Thutmose IV: Placeholder or Pivot?” p. 46
Nile 15 p. 36
In KV 62: Nile 14 pp. 9-23
Augustus (Roman Emperor)  Nile 16 pp. 6-14
Ay (18th-Dynasty king)
Tomb (WV 23): Nile 14 pp. 15; Nile 16 pp. 55-56


B

Ba bird  Nile 16 pp. 32-33
Behenu (wife of Pepi I)
Pyramid:
Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 26
Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” p. 51
Belzoni
1821 exhibition: Nile 15 pp. 47, 49
Sarcophagus: Nile 12, “Belzoni, Soane, and the Sarcophagus of Seti I” pp. 13-17
Benu bird
  Nile 16 pp. 30-31
Black sarcophagus at Alexandria  Nile 15 pp. 6-8; 16 pp. 58-59
Book of the Dead
Chapter 13: Nile 16 p. 30
Chapter 29B: Nile 16 p. 30
Chapter 30B: Nile 15 p. 33
Chapter 36: Nile 14 p. 61
Chapter 78: Nile 13 p. 42
Chapter 86: Nile 16 p. 32
Chapter 89: Nile 16 p. 32
Chapter 89: Nile 16 p. 92
Chapter 110: Nile 16 p. 31
Chapter 148: Nile 13 p. 42


C

Carter, Howard
Earliest photo of in Egypt: Nile 12, “Looking Back” p. 65
Drawing of Queen Ahmose (Hatshepsut’s mother) at Deir el-Bahari: Nile 12, “Looking Back” p. 64
Caesarion (son of Cleopatra VII) 
Relief at Temple of Dendera: Nile 12, “An Examination of the Death of Cleopatra” p. 32
Nile 16 p. 12
Cleopatra VII (The Cleopatra) 
Death of: Nile 12, “An Examination of the Death of Cleopatra” pp. 29-34
Nile 16 p. 6-14
Coffins
Reuse: Nile 16 pp. 15-21
Curses
  Nile 16 pp. 27-28


D

DB 320 (Royal Cache)  Nile 16 p. 16
Deir el-Bahari  Nile 16 p. 47
Djehuty (General)
Heart Scarab: Nile 14 p. 60
Djer (1st-Dynasty king)
Bracelet: Nile 15 p. 17
Djoser (King, 3rd Dynasty)
Proximity to Userkaf’s pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 21
Proximity to Unas’ pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 24
DNA
On Tutankhamun: Nile 14 pp. 3, 46-55
On “Younger Lady” KV35-YL: Nile 14 pp. 3, 46-55


E

Ebers, Georg  Nile 14 pp. 64-65


F

Factum Arte
Tomb of Seti I: Nile 12, “Belzoni, Soane, and the Sarcophagus of Seti I” pp. 17-19
Falcons
”The Divine Falcon”:  Nile 13 pp. 39-47
Farouk (King)
  Nile 16 pp. 60-61
Field of Reeds  Nile 16 p. 31
Flinders Petrie
Lahun: Nile 15 pp. 21-30


G

Gemenefherbak (Vizier)  Nile 14 p. 57
Giraffes Nile 14 p. 62


H

Harsiese Nile 16 p. 1
Hatshepsut (King, 18th Dynasty)
Cliff tomb (Wadi Siqqat Taqa el-Zeide): Nile 16 p. 45
Memorial Temple (Deir el-Bahari): Nile 16 pp. 45-46
Relief discovered at Swansea University: Nile 13 p. 3
Royal tomb (KV 20): Nile 16 p. 45
Heart amulets
  Nile 16 p. 30
Heqareshu (TT 226)  Nile 16 p. 37
Hieroglyphs
Earliest monumental rock-cut hieroglyphs: Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” pp. 61-63
Early Arabic interpretations: Nile 13 pp. 30-38
Herodotus

On the phoenix: Nile 16 p. 31
Hetepheres I (Wife of Sneferu)
Butterfly bracelet: Nile 15 p. 20
Hetepsekhemwy (King, 2nd Dynasty)
Tomb substructure cleared for Pyramid of Unas: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 24
Horemheb (King, 18th Dynasty)
Depiction of cobra in tomb: Nile 12, “The Snake Who Was God” p. 39
Royal Tomb (KV 57): Nile 16 pp. 56-57
Saqqara tomb: Nile 12, “The Snake Who Was God” p. 36
Horus
  Nile 13 pp. 39-47
Howard Carter
Cliff tomb of Hatshepsut: Nile 16 p. 45
Huya (TA 1)  Nile 15 p. 33


I

Inenek-Inti (wife of Pepi I)
Pyramid:
Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” pp. 26-27
Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 51
Inherkhau (TT 359)  Nile 16 pp. 29, 31
Instructions of Ptahhotep Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” p. 63
Ipi (Vizier, 12th Dynasty) Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” pp. 54-57
Irynefer (TT 290)
  Nile 16 pp. 30, 33, 38
Isesi (King)
Pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” pp. 23-24
Isis
Connection with snakes: Nile 12, “An Examination of the Death of Cleopatra” p. 31
Isisemkheb (wife of Pinudjem II)  Nile 15 p. 9


K

Khonsuemheb  Nile 16 p. 15
Khonsu Temple Nile 13 p. 6-9
Kiya
Canopic jar: Nile 14 p. 49
Kleopatra Selene  Nile 16 pp. 6-14
Klimt, Gustav
  Nile 13 pp. 57-59


L

Lahun  Nile 15 pp. 21-30
Lahun Papyrii
  Nile 15 pp. 22-30
Litany of Re

Tomb of User (TT 61): Nile 16 p. 45
Luxor Temple
Blockyard: Nile 13 p. 12
Standing colossus restored: Nile 14 pp. 24-25


M

Maat (god)  Nile 16 p. 37-39
Manu (mountains)
  Nile 16 p. 37
Mark Antony  Nile 16 pp. 6-14
Mehaa (wife of Pepi I)
Pyramid:
Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 26
Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” p. 51
Menkauhor (King, 5th Dynasty)
Pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 23
Mentuhotep (King, 11th Dynasty) 
Temple at Deir el-Bahari: Nile 14 pp. 31-33
Merenre I (King, 6th Dynasty)
Pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 27
Meresankh III  Nile 13 pp. 49-56
Meretites / Merytyotes (wife of Pepi I)
Pyramid:
Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” pp. 26-27
Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” p. 51
Meretseger (Goddess)
Ostracon from Deir el-Medina: Nile 12, “The Snake Who Was God” p. 35
Mud bricks
  Nile 15 p. 34
Mut Temple Nile 13 p. 10-11


N

Nebenmaat (TT 219)  Nile 16 p. 35
Nebwenet / Noubounet (wife of Pepi I)
Pyramid:
Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 26
Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” p. 51
Neferefre (King, 5th Dynasty)
Pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 23
Neferirkare (King, 5th Dynasty)
Pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 23, 26
Nefertiti (wife of Akhenaten)
Berlin Bust: Nile 13 pp. 60-61
DNA & link to “Younger Lady” KV35-YL: Nile 14 pp. 51
KV 62 tomb decoration: Nile 14 pp. 9-23; Nile 15 pp. 31-43
Marriage (pictured in KV 62): Nile 15 pp. 31-43
“Younger Lady” connection: Nile 14 pp. 46-55
Netjerykhethor (wife of Pepi I)
Pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 26
Niay (TT 286)  Nile 14 pp. 26-29
Ninetjer (King, 2nd Dynasty)
Tomb substructure cleared for Pyramid of Unas: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 24
Niuserre (King, 5th Dynasty)

Pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” pp. 20, 23-24, 26
Nu
On Papyrus of Anhai: Nile 14 p. 63


O

Osiris
KV 62 tomb decoration: Nile 15 pp. 31-43
Ostrich  Nile 16 pp. 36-37


P

Paser (TT 106)
Pectoral: Nile 14 p. 61
Pepi I (King, 6th Dynasty)
Family: Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” pp. 50-51
Pyramid:
Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 26
Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” p. 51
Wives: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 26
Pepi II (King, 6th Dynasty)
Pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 27
Petosiris 
Tomb at Tena el-Gebel: Nile 16 pp. 27-28
Phoenix
  Nile 16 p. 31
Pinudjem I (21st-Dynasty Theban High Priest)
Coffin: Nile 16 p. 19
Pinudjem II (21st-Dynasty Theban High Priest)

Wife, Nesykhonsu: Nile 16 pp. 20-21
Psantek I
Temple at Heliopolis: Nile 12, “The Top 5 Discoveries of 2017” pp. 58-60
Psusennes I (King, 21st Dynasty)
  Nile 15 pp. 12-13
Ptahmose  Nile 16 p. 58
Ptolemy II (King, Ptolemaic)
Camels: Nile 15 pp. 53-55
Pyramid Texts

Utterance 267: Nile 14 p. 58


Q

Queens of Egypt
Exhibition: Nile XX pp. XX-XX, XX pp. XX-XX


R

Ra (God)
Depiction of Barque of Ra in Tomb of Ramesses I (KV 16): Nile 12, “The Snake Who Was God” p. 37
Ramose (TT 55)
Tomb
Scarab decoration: Nile 14 p. 59
Ramesses I (King, 19th Dynasty)
Depiction of Barque of Ra in tomb: Nile 12, “The Snake Who Was God” p. 37
Ramesses II (King, 19th Dynasty)
Battle of Kadesh: Nile 13 p. 45
Ramesses X (King, 20th Dynasty)
Tomb (KV 18)
Lintel decoration: Nile 14 p. 62
Rock art
  Nile 16 p. 36
Roy (TT 255)  Nile 16 p. 39


S

Sahure (King, 5th Dynasty)
Pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 22
Scarabs
  Nile 14 pp. 56-63
Senet
  Nile 15 p. 27
Senusret I / Senwosret I (King, 12th-Dynasty)
Pyramid at Lisht: Nile 14 pp. 35-36
Senusret II / Senwosret II (King, 12th Dynasty)
Lahun: Nile 15 pp. 21-30
Pyramid at Lahun: Nile 14 p. 39; Nile 15 p. 22
Uraeus: Nile 15 p. 16
Senusret III / Senwosret II (King, 12th Dynasty)
Pyramid at Dahshur: Nile 14 pp. 40-41
Tomb at Abydos: Nile 14 pp. 41-42
Seti I (King, 19th Dynasty)
Nile 15 pp. 44-51
Freemasory: Nile 15 p. 47
Hathor: Nile 15 p. 52
“Helicopter” hieroglyphs: Nile 15 p. 51
Temple at Abydos: Nile 15 pp. 44
Sarcophagus: Nile 12, “Belzoni, Soane, and the Sarcophagus of Seti I” pp. 13-17
Shabti: Nile 15 p. 45
Shadow
  Nile 16 p. 33
Sheshonq I (21st-Dynasty king)  Nile 15 p. 14
Sphinx (Great Sphinx of Giza)
Dream Stela: Nile 12, “Thutmose IV: Placeholder or Pivot?” p. 42
Shu (god)  Nile 16 p. 37
Sinuhe (Tale)  Nile 15 p. 36
Sithathoriunet (Daughter of Senusret II)
Jewelery: Nile 15 pp. 18-19
Snakes
Nile 12, “The Snake Who Was God” pp. 35-39
Mummies: Nile 12, “The Snake Who Was God” p. 38
Soane, Sir John  Nile 12, “Belzoni, Soane, and the Sarcophagus of Seti I” pp. 13-17


T

Teti (King, 6th Dynasty)
Pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” pp. 25-26
Sarcophagus: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 25
Thutmose I (King, 18th Dynasty)

Tomb (KV 20): Nile 16 pp. 43-44
Thutmose II (King, 18th Dynasty)
Tomb (KV 42): Nile 16 p. 45
Thutmose III (King, 18th Dynasty)

Tomb (KV 34): Nile 16 pp. 47-48
Thutmose IV (King, 18th Dynasty)

Nile 12, “Thutmose IV: Placeholder or Pivot?” pp. 40-47
Dream Stela at Giza: Nile 12, “Thutmose IV: Placeholder or Pivot?” p. 42
Peristyle Hall at Karnak: Nile 12, “Thutmose IV: Placeholder or Pivot?” p. 41
Lateran Obelisk: Nile 12, “Thutmose IV: Placeholder or Pivot?” pp. 45, 46
Sarcophagus: Nile 12, “Thutmose IV: Placeholder or Pivot?” p. 47
Tomb (KV 43):
Nile 12, “Thutmose IV: Placeholder or Pivot?” pp. 44, 48
Nile 16 pp. 50-51
Tiaa (wife of Amenhotep II and mother of Thutmose IV)
Nile 12, “Thutmose IV: Placeholder or Pivot?” p. 43
Tiye (Wife of Amenhotep III)

Canopic Jars: Nile 14 p. 49
Tjuiu (mother of Tiye)  Nile 15 p. 11
Tutankhamun (King, 18th Dynasty)
Curse: Nile 16 p. 24
DNA: Nile 14 pp. 3, 46-55
Gold collar: Nile 14 p. 1
Guardian statue (JE 60707): Nile 12, “King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh” p. 7
Shields (JE 61576 & JE 61577): Nile 12, “King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh” p. 10
Small Golden Shrine (JE 61481): Nile 12, “King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh” pp. 8-11
Statue of Duamutef (JE 60728): Nile 12, “King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh” p. 10
Colossal Statue: Nile 13 p. 1
Tomb (KV 62)
Nile 16 pp. 54-55
Burial chamber decoration:  Nile 15 p. 31-43
Interpretation of Burial Chamber decorations: Nile 14 pp. 9-23
Scan Results: Nile 14 pp. 6-8
“Wishing Cup” (JE 62125): Nile 12 p. 3, 46-55
Tombos  Nile 13 pp. 15-22


U

Unas (King, 5th Dynasty)
Pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” pp. 24-26
Unlucky Mummy
  Nile 16 pp. 22-26
User (TT 61)

Litany of Re: Nile 16 p. 45
Userkaf (King, 5th Dynasty)
Pyramid: Nile 12, “The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt” p. 21


W

Wendjebauendjedet (General)  Nile 15 p. 15
Western Valley (of the Kings)
New excavations: Nile 12, “From the Editor” p. 3


Y

“Younger Lady” (KV35-YL)
Discovery: Nile 14 pp. 47-48
DNA: Nile 14 pp. 3, 46-55
Facial reconstruction: Nile 14 pp. 3, 46-55


NILE MAGAZINE AUTHORS INDEX

Here is the list of authors who have contributed (or collaborated on) articles for Nile Magazine, together with the name of their article and the issue and page details. Thank you to all our authors—we love your work.


A

Alm, Brian
Thutmose IV: Placeholder or Pivot?: Nile 12 pp. 40-47

Aronin, Rachel
Queen For Eternity: Digital Archaeology and the (After)life of Meresankh III: Nile 13 pp. 48-56

Aziz, Sofia
Cleopatra and the Serpent: Nile 12 pp. 28-34
The Celestial Scarab: Nile 14 pp. 56-63


B

Bastawy, Haythem
The Snake who was God: Nile 12 pp. 35-39

Batley, Rebecca

Kleopatra Selene: Nile 16 pp. 6-14

Burzacott, Jeff

Accessible Egypt: Nile 15 pp. 56-58
ARCE Update: Conservation Field Schools in Luxor: Nile 13 pp. 6-13
ARCE Update: The Tomb of Niay (TT 286) at Luxor: Nile 14 pp. 26-29
ARCE Update: Coffin Reuse with Kara Cooney: Nile 16 pp. 15-21
Colossal Statue of Tutankhamun: Nile 13 p. 1
Curses in Ancient Egypt: Nile 15 pp. 27-28
Black Sarcophagus at Alexandria: Nile 16 pp. 6-8; 16 pp. 58-59
King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh: Nile 12 pp. 6-12
Looking Back: The Berlin Bust of Nefertiti: Nile 13 pp. 60-61
Looking Back: George Ebers: Nile 14 pp. 64-65
Looking Back: Egyptian map of Johann Homann: Nile 15 pp. 60-61
Looking Back: Howard Carter and King Farouk: Nile 16 pp. 60-61
Nile Style: Gustav Klimt: Nile 13 pp. 57-59
Meet the New Face of Luxor Temple: Nile 14 pp. 24-25
Ptolemy II: A Pharaoh’s Legacy: Nile 15 pp. 53-56
The Face of Nefertiti?: Nile 14 pp. 46-55
Tombos: Nile 13 pp. 15-22
Tutankhamun tomb scan—final results: Nile 14 pp. 68


C


D

Dodson, Aidan
The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt: 5th and 6th Dynasties: Nile 12 pp. 20-27
The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt: The Middle Kingdom: Nile 14 pp. 30-45
The Royal Tombs of Ancient Egypt: The 18th Dynasty: Nile 16 pp. 40-57


E


F


G


H

Haas Dantes, Fabienne
KV62: Meanings and Symbols: Nile 15 pp. 31-43

Hague, Sharon
Ahmose: Let My People Go: Nile 13 pp. 23-29

Huber, M. Traugott
KV62: The North Wall: Part I - The New Interpretation: Nile 14 pp. 9-23


I


J

Jackson, Lesley
The Divine Falcon: Nile 13 pp. 39-47
Spirit Birds: Nile 16 pp. 29-39


K

Klimt, Gustav Nile 13 pp. 57-59


L


M

Mulder, Jane
The Unlucky Mummy: Nile 16 pp. 22-26


N

Nielsen, Nicky
Seti I: Freemasonry, Mozart and Alien Conspiracies: Nile 15 pp. 44-52


O


P

Peacock, Lenka
Belzoni, Soane, and the Sarcophagus of Seti I: Nile 12 pp. 13-17
Price, Campbell
Life in a Pyramid Builders’ Town: Nile 15 pp. 21-30


R


S


T


V

Verde, Tom
Arab Translators of Egypt’s Hieroglyphs: Nile 13 pp. 30-38


W