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Neferneferuaten Tasherit
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Princesses Neferneferure and Neferneferuaten Tasherit (right) on a wall painting.
Life
Dynasty 18th Dynasty
Titles King's Daughter
Legacy
Family Akhenaten (father)

Nefertiti (mother)

Burial Place Unknown

Neferneferuaten Tasherit ("Neferneferuaten, the Younger") was a Princess of the Eighteenth Dynasty during the New Kingdom. She is the fourth daughter of Pharaoh Akhenaten and his Queen Nefertiti. She is probably named after her mother Nefertiti, who took the prenomen Neferneferuaten in Year 5 of Akhenaten.

Neferneferuaten Tasherit was born in Year 8 or 9. Her three older sisters are; Meritaten, Meketaten, and Ankhesenpaaten. Her two younger sisters are Neferneferure and Setepenre. She appears in tomb art of loyal courtiers. She appears with her parents and three older sisters in the AT1 tomb of Huya, an Egyptian Nobleman who served as chief steward of het grandmother Tiye. She also appears on a fresco dated to circa Year 9. She also appears along with her younger sisters in the Year 12 durbar scene in the AT2 tomb of Meryre II royal overseer of the royal quarters.