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by Philip Pikart
published on 14 April 2014

A bust of Egyptian queen Nefertiti (c. 1370 - c.1336 BCE), the wife of the pharaoh Akhenaten of the 18th Dynasty of Egypt. Her name means, `the beautiful one has come’. By the sculptor Thutmose and re-discovered in 1912 CE. (Neues Museum, Berlin)

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