14th century BC
Queen of Egypt as the wife of Akhenaten. A famous sculpture of her head and shoulders was discovered in 1912.
c. 1350 bc painted limestone bust from the workshop of the sculptor Thutmose
- Egyptian queens Cleopatra and Nefertiti have both been thought of as standards of feminine beauty.
- You can find busts of everyone from Cleopatra and Nefertiti to Bastet cats and the sun god Ra.