Nefertiti was Queen in Egypt who was also known as the Great Royal of Akhenaten. Her famous bust is made of painted stucco limestone, which is believed to have been created by Thutmose of Amarna in 1345 BCE. The bust is known for portraying her as a great beauty.
What Nefertiti Really Looked Like
Expedition Unknown traced the history of the “Younger Lady,” who was widely believed to be the remains of Nefertiti. Artist Elisabeth Daynes carefully recreated Nefertiti’s face, working on the piece for over 500 hours. Daynes based the final product on historical images and the remains.