Torso of NefertitiTorso of Amarna Queen, most …

Torso of Nefertiti

Torso of Amarna Queen, most likely Nefertiti. Red quartzite, height: 29 cm. 

A pleated robe of linen with fringed border tied beneath her right breast and revealing her exaggeratedly voluptuous figure.

Amarna Period, New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, reign of Akhenaten, ca. 1353-1336 BC. Now in the Louvre.