How Old was Matanazi

@article{Bryce1998HowOW,
  title={How Old was Matanazi},
  author={Trevor Bryce},
  journal={The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology},
  year={1998},
  volume={84},
  pages={212 - 215}
}
  • T. Bryce
  • Published 1 December 1998
  • Computer Science
  • The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology
Discussion of Ramesses II's reply to the Hittite king Hattušili III's request for medical assistance to enable his elderly sister to bear children. Calculations based on Hittite documents show her to be at least 58 and Ramesses II's assessment of her age true. 
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HİTİT METİNLERİNDE GEÇEN GEBELİK KONUSUNA

Pregnancy in the Ancient Anatolia is a case in which the ritulas are used rather than medical applications, and Hittite men knew to use drogs and used a special “birth chair” to help during the birth.