Bust of Nefertiti . Collection of Egyptian Museum, Berlin

Sketched for The Ancients Challenge Draw an ancient Egyptian artifact.

Queen Nefertiti. The name Nefertiti means “the beautiful woman has come”. She is believed to have been the daughter of as army officer named Ay (but still was not confirmed), later a pharaoh himself, and his wife Tey. Ay, though born a commoner, rose through the ranks to become chief advisor to the pharaoh, Akhenaten. His beautiful daughter was noticed by the pharaoh and he took her for his Great Royal Wife or chief consort.

Read more https://www.shorthistory.org/ancient-civilizations/ancient-egypt/queen-nefertiti-of-egypt/

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