KV55 Tiye or Akhenaten

KV55 is a tomb in the in . It was discovered by Edward R. Ayrton in 1907 while he was working in the Valley for Theodore M. Davis.

Notable Places in the Area

The is an archaeological locality in the hills immediately behind the of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

KV62 is the standard Egyptological designation for the tomb of young pharaoh Tutankhamun in the , now renowned for the wealth of valuable antiquities that it contained. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tomb KV9 in 's was originally constructed by Pharaoh Ramesses V. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Tomb KV17, located in 's and also known by the names "Belzoni's tomb", "the Tomb of Apis", and "the Tomb of Psammis, son of Nechois", is the tomb of Pharaoh Seti I of the Nineteenth Dynasty. Photo: Jean-Pierre Dalbéra, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

El-Assasif is a necropolis near on the West Bank at Thebes, Egypt, . is situated 1½ km southeast of KV55 Tiye or Akhenaten. Photo: RolandUnger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of in is also the gateway to the amazing , and… Photo: MatthiasKabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in and the capital of Governorate. Photo: Blalonde, Public domain.

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