How was Nefertiti's Head Bust smuggled out of Egypt?
Today marks the 108th anniversary of the discovery of the head statue of the Pharaonic Queen Nefertiti, the wife of King Akhenaten, precisely on December 7, 1912 by the German archaeologist Ludwig Borchard.
Berlin Museums Police announced that one or more attackers had sprayed oil on about 63 artifacts, including Egyptian coffins, sculptures and frameworks, in the museums located on the Museums Island in Berlin.
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An ancient Egyptian Pharaonic stone slab was returned to the Berlin Museum in Germany, after 70 years, where it was thought to be lost during World War II.