Sculpted bust by StudioEIS based on a forensic facial reconstruction by forensic artist Joanna Hughes. The skeleton of this young African woman was recovered during an archaeological excavation in Talbot County, Maryland.
An exhibition exploring the origins of ancient skeletons in Sussex, including a woman from sub-Saharan Africa buried in Roman times, has opened. The face of the so-called Beachy Head Lady was recreated using craniofacial reconstruction.
Facial reconstruction is a very broad term encompassing everything from facial fractures, to simple wound closures and complex reconstructions. Dr Cilento has extensive experience with facial trauma and reconstruction after cancer surgery (Mohs surgery).