Kneeling statue of Hatshepsut

Granite, paint | 27.2in | c. 1479-1458 B.C.

Unknown Artist

The Female Pharaoh Hatshepsut

Maatkare Hatshepsut (ca. 1479–1458 b.c.) was not the only female

pharaoh in the history of ancient Egypt. Nitocris (at the end of

Dynasty 6), Nefrusobek (at the end of Dynasty 12), Tawosret (at

the end of Dynasty 19)...
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