The Nefertiti Bust

2017
47:00

June 12, 2015

Expired 3.0 3 x
This documentary uncovers the extraordinary story behind one of the ancient world’s most iconic images: the blue-crowned statue of a beautiful woman, wearing the full regalia of a royal wife. It was officially dug out of the Amarna desert in 1912. This program traces the history of the bust, and the woman behind it. Egyptologists Jacquelyn Williamson and Barry Kemp reveal Queen Nefertiti as the most powerful woman that Egypt had known. They uncover a story of political, cultural and religious r...
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