“In the Light of Amarna: 100 years of the Find of Nefertiti”, at Berlin’s Neues Museum

18 December 2012

6 December 1912 represents a memorable date for the archaeological exploration of Egypt. On that day, in the site of Tell el-Amarna on the East bank of of the Nile, 300 km South of Cairo, the polychrome bust of queen Nefertiti was discovered. One century later, an exhibition at Berlin’s Neues Museum sheds new light […]