1920s Pewter Bust of Nefertiti (SOLD!)

£42.00

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1920s Pewter Bust of Nefertiti

 1920s Pewter Bust of Nefertiti

1920s Pewter Bust of Nefertiti, the Egyptian Queen, on an ornamented pewter base. The bust, which is solid pewter, shows a true likeness and is highly detailed. The base is inscribed and embossed with  Egyptian hieroglyphics on three sides and an Eagle to the front. The name, ‘Nefertiti’, appears on a small plaque beneath the eagle.

 1920s Pewter Bust of Nefertiti — approximate dimensions:

Height 8 1/4ins;  Width 4ins;  Depth 3ins

 

A bit of history

Nefertiti (ca.1370 BC – ca.1330 BC) was the Great Royal Wife (chief consort) of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten. Nefertiti and her husband were known for a religious revolution, in which they started to worship one god only. This was Aten, or the sun disc.

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