Golden Mummies : Coin

Golden Mummies

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Queen Cleopatra VII is one of the most famous rulers of the Ancient World. Contrary to modern fantasies, she is unlikely to have looked anything like the British actress Elizabeth Taylor. The queen is depicted on coins like this with Greek-style hair and a prominent nose. In Pharaonic sculpture, however, she appears as the generically divine goddess Isis.</p>

Want to know more?

Under the 'More' menu you can find , any transcription and translation we have of the text and find out about downloading or sharing this image.

No Contents List Available
No Metadata Available


If you want to share this page with others you can send them a link to this individual page:
Alternatively please share this page on social media