Thutmosis III (1490/68-1436 B.C.) was one of the most important kings in the history of Egypt. He was the son of Thutmosis II and his second wife Isis. His father died when he was a child, and for this reason, Hatshepsut, the half sister and Great Wife of Thutmosis II (therefore both step mother and aunt to Thutmosis III), became first regent.
Tutankhamun & Ankhesenamun, wife of King Tutankhamun, she annoints her young husband in this image which forms the back of a gilded chair. She is the half sister of Tutankhamun, daughter of Nefertiti and Akhenaten.
Bourride –a fish stew with a garlicky sauce, similar to bouillabaisse, usually thickened with egg yolks and strong garlic flavor. Visit the culture section of www.talkinfrench.com for moouth-watering articles about French cuisine!