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The Nefertiti Bust: The Birth of an Icon

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The Nefertiti Bust: The Birth of an IconMaking History

01/05/2021

In 1912 a German archaeologist discovered the bust of Nefertiti, wife of the Egyptian pharaoh Akhenaten, when he uncovered the workshop of an ancient artist at Amarna. The discovery of this beautiful sculpture caused a sensation at the time and chimed with contemporary ideals of feminine beauty

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18 min

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From 14/09/2021 to 03/08/2024

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Documentaries and Reportage

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