Marble head of
In order to limit her authorities, "Ptolemy VIII" married their own daughter "
(This was consistent with the ancient Egyptian tradition of associating royalty with
divinity in order to reinforce the position of kings and queens.
HM George I's 55-Great Grandmother. HRE Ferdinand I's 49-Great Grandmother. Poss. Agnes Harris's 49-Great Grandmother. `Osawatomie' Brown's 59-Great ...
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Of the seven Ptolemaic queens named Cleopatra (the last being the ... this head
may represent Cleopatra II or her daughter,
Macedonian king of Egypt (reigned 107–88 bce) who, under the direction of his