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In a coffin inscription from the 21st Dynasty a husband says of his wife, "Woe, you have been taken from me, the one with the beautiful face; there was none like her and I found nothing bad about you." The husband in this inscription signs himself, "your brother and mate" and in many other similar inscriptions men and women are seen as equal partners and friends in a relationship.
Even though the depictions of the two of them would have been idealized, as most Egyptian art was, they still convey a deep level of devotion which one also finds, to varying degrees, in other paintings and inscriptions throughout Egypt's history.Still, males were considered the dominant sex and predominantly male scribes wrote the literature which influenced how women were viewed.In the above passage, the woman is "milky breasted" (also translated as "white of breast") not because she was caucasian but because her skin was lighter than someone who had to work in the fields all day.Egyptologist Zahi Hawass notes: To judge from their portrayal in the art that fills the golden king's tomb, this was certainly the case [that they loved one another].We can feel the love between them as we see the queen standing in front of her husband giving him flowers and accompanying him while he was hunting (51).While this is true, there are records of government officials intervening in cases and ordering a woman put to death for adultery when the husband brought the case to the attention of authorities.
In one case, the woman was tied to a stake outside of her home which she had been judged as defiling and burned to death.
When Anpu comes home later he finds his wife "lying there and it seemed as if she had suffered violence from an evildoer".
She claims that Bata tried to rape her and this turns Anpu against his brother. 1200 BCE, is a possible inspiration for the later biblical tale from Genesis 39:7 of Joseph and Potiphar's wife.
The most famous king of Egypt in the modern day is best known not for any of his accomplishments but for his intact tomb discovered in 1922 CE.
The pharaoh Tutankhamun (1336-1327 BCE), though a young man when he came to the throne, did his best to restore Egyptian stability and religious practices after the reign of his father Akhenaten (1353-1336 BCE).
The speaker in the Chester Beatty Papyrus passage not only praises his beloved but presents the Egyptian ideal of feminine beauty at the time: My sister is unique - no one can rival her, for she is the most beautiful woman alive. Gold is nothing compared to her arms and her fingers are like lotus flowers. As for her thighs - they only add to her beauty (Lewis, 203).