Takhat (20th dynasty)

Takhat was the mother of ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Ramesses IX of the 20th dynasty.

in hieroglyphs

It is likely that she was the wife of Montuherkhepeshef, a son of Ramesses III.[1]

A chamber of Amenmesse's tomb KV10 was probably usurped and redecorated for her. Parts of a mummy thought to be hers were found.[2]


  1. Aidan Dodson & Dyan Hilton, The Complete Royal Families of Ancient Egypt, (London: Thames & Hudson, 2004) ISBN 0-500-05128-3, p.194
  2. Dodson & Hilton, p.194
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