The Forgotten Years of Neb-tawy-Re Montuhotep IV The Turin Canon (King-List) records the seven years of Montuhotep IV as "a period in which no king reigned." And no images or official documents survive from his reign. Why? We explore the reasons for Montuhotep's removal from history, including a journey out into the Wadi Hammamat once again, [...]

Sankh-ka-Re Montuhotep III: Peace, Wealth and Trade The reign of Sankh-ka-Re Montuhotep III is a peaceful one, thanks to the efforts of Montuhotep II to pacify the kingdom and its neighbours. In his eighth year on the throne, the king decides to dispatch a great expedition to the legendary region of Punt. Led by the [...]