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Sands of time, conceptual image

Sands of time, conceptual image

C023/9660

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Editorial use only.

Caption

Sands of time. Conceptual image of archaeological artefacts from ancient and modern civilisations covered in drifting sand, representing the passing of time and the decline and fall of mighty empires and cultures. The bust at lower centre is Queen Nefertiti, who reigned in Egypt in the 14th century BC.

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