Tashedkhonsu

Tashedkhons(u) was a wife of Pharaoh Osorkon I and the mother of Pharaoh Takelot I. She is known from the Pasenhor stela.[2] Tashedkhonsu is given the title God's Mother on the stela. A shabti inscribed for Tashedkhonsu was found in the tomb of Takelot II, who was a distant descendant.[3]

Tashedkhonsu
Queen consort of Egypt
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The Stela of Pasenhor, main attestation for queen Tashedkhonsu
SpousePharaoh Osorkon I
IssuePharaoh Takelot I
Dynasty22nd of Egypt
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Tashedkhonsu[1]
Era: New Kingdom
(1550–1069 BC)
Egyptian hieroglyphs

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Tyldesley, Joyce. Chronicle of the Queens of Egypt. Thames & Hudson. 2006. ISBN 0-500-05145-3
  2. ^ Dodson, Aidan and Hilton, Dyan. The Complete Royal Families of Ancient Egypt. Thames & Hudson. 2004. ISBN 0-500-05128-3
  3. ^ Kitchen, Kenneth A. The Third Intermediate Period in Egypt, 1100-650 B.C. (Book & Supplement) Aris & Phillips. 1986 ISBN 978-0-85668-298-8