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  • Mentuhotep 4

  • Rule:11th Dynasty: 1992-1991 BC
    Predecessor:Father Mentuhotep 3
    Mother:Queen Imi
    Nomen:Birth name: Mentu is satisfied
    Praenomen:Throne name: Nebtawire - Lord of the Two Lands is Ra
    Capital City:Thebes
    Reign:- Last Pharaoh of the 11th Dynasty
    - No images of Mentuhotep 4 are known to us from reliefs or statues
    - He made an expedition to quarries of Wadi el-Hudi headed by his Vizier Amenemhet. This expedition, counting more than 10 000 men was to retrieve stone suitable for his royal sarcophagus.
    - Probably Amenemhet 1 overthrew his master and proclaimed himself Pharaoh, founding the 12th Dynasty
    - It is also possible that Mentuhotep 4 simply died without a heir
    - His mummy and tomb were never been found
    Successor:Vizier Amenemhet 1
    Wikipedia:Mentuhotep 4