- Ancient Egypt
- 80. Queen Cleopatra VII and Maid Servants
80. Queen Cleopatra VII and Maid Servants
Queen Cleopatra with two maid servants and plastic slotta bases
Queen Cleopatra VII last of the Ptolemaic dynasty descended from Ptolemy, one of Alexander the great's generals. Her crown is based on the elaborate costume worn by Elizabeth Taylor in the 1964 film Cleopatra. The queen is attended by two lovely maid servants one of whom is holding up a mirror. These figures were sculpted by John Winter and painted by Paul Sanderson.