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Nefertiti Bust

Nefertiti: What Is Seen Cannot Be Un-seen

Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn | Posted 02.08.2012 | Arts
Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn

Thutmose perfectly captured Queen Nefertiti at the apex of her power and the peak of her beauty and so it is to him that she owes her eternal fame and in creating this work of art, Thutmose in turn lays claim to his place among the greatest artists in human history.

Give Back the Elgin Marbles and the Rest of the Loot

Khanh Ho | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Khanh Ho

Critics of repatriation take great stock in the fact that the plundered treasures in the museums of the world now truly belong to all mankind; the argument goes that they reveal our common humanity.

Queen Nefertiti Bust Has Hidden Face, Revealed By CT Scan

AP | PATRICK McGROARTY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BERLIN — Researchers in Germany have used a modern medical procedure to uncover a secret within one of ancient Egypt's most treasured artworks _...