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Bust of Queen Nefertiti

The Nefertiti Bust is a 3,300-year-old painted limestone bust of Nefertiti, the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten and one of the most copied works of ancient Egypt. Owing to the work, Nefertiti has become one of the most famous women of the ancient world, and an icon of feminine beauty. The work is believed to have been crafted in 1345 BC by the sculptor Thutmose.

Marie-Amélie, Queen of the French

Marie-Amélie, Queen of the French
Baron François Joseph Bosio (French, 1768-1845)

Date: 1841
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Marble
Dimensions: Overall (confirmed): 32 5/8 x 22 7/8 x 12 5/8 in. (82.9 x 58.1 x 32.1 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Wrightsman Fund, 1990
Accession Number: 1990.60

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