Unfinished Portrait of Nefert-iti
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
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Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
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Unfinished Portrait of Nefert-iti. Limestone Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 33.686. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.33.686_view01.jpg)
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Unfinished sculptor's trial piece on white limestone, being a portrait of Nefertiti. She is recognizable by her tall crown, on which the uraeus is not indicated.
Following a preliminary sketch in black ink, the head had only begun to be carved.
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