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Cleopatra

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I went to see an exhibit of artifacts excavated from the bay of Alexandria where Cleopatra, the last Pharoah of Egypt, had her palace. Below is the video shown at the beginning of the tour to provide some context, followed by a few photographs I took of some of the pieces.

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If you are viewing this, I guess the world has not ended. Happy Solstice!

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One thought on “Cleopatra

  1. Lori, I loved this post. I have long been fascinated by Ancient Egypt…heck I even named by cat after the country! Thank you for sharing this!

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