Hoax: Shared as “Cleopatra’s Underwater Palace, Egypt”, this photo has in fact been taken at the Neptune Memorial Reef, in Florida, United States. This underwater mausoleum opened in some 2037 years after the end of Cleopatra’s reign.
Coffin F is one of three from an embalmer's cache from around the time of Tutankhamun, that shows faces with eyes shaped similarly to Queen Nefertiti's. Source: Heather Alexander for the Amenmesse Project)
Mark Antony and Octavian; this compromise divide land and power among them, but part of this deal included a marriage between Mark Antony and Octavia, Octavian's sister. Cleopatra and Mark Antony wouldn't meet again for another three years.
Cleopatra on Egyptian museum entrance- Last of the Greek Ptolemaic Dynasty in Egypt. < One of my favourite images of ancient Egypt. We are fortunate to have art treasures like this after the passage of so many centuries.