The First Queen in Recorded Human History?
Although it’s been a while since I’ve been working on my Sumerian project, all the same interesting information about Sumerian culture keeps on trickling in to me. This one is about the first Sumerian (or maybe Akkadian?) queen, ergo first queen in recorded human history. Meet Ku-Bau. She’s a little heavy on the kohl makeup around the eyes but that’s because she’s queen and queens need to have scary eyes. Also, notice the hat: it’s the Sumerian shepherd hat that all Sumeria