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Wall painting in the Tomb of Ramose at Thebes.The painting is of lamenting women in Ramose's funeral procession.Ramose was a Governor of Thebes and Vizier during the reigns of Amenophis III who ruled Egypt from 1391-1353 or 1388-1351 BC and Amenophis IV who changed his name to Akhenaten and reigned from 1353-1336 or 1351- 1334 BC.  Thebes is the name the Greeks gave to Waset, the ancient capital of Egypt.
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