Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt was an historical queen and last pharaoh of Egypt whose story has been retold in countless stories, plays, and. Short biography of Cleopatra, the last Pharaoh of Egypt including her relationship with Caesar and Mark Antony. Cleopatra: The Last Pharaoh / Stacy Schiff. Her palace shimmered with onyx and gold, but was richer still in political and sexual intrigue. Cleopatra was a. As a foreign head of state, she was not allowed inside Rome's pomerium. Shop History HISTORY Store buy now. He accepted the bet. Although Cleopatra is often considered to be the last of the Egyptian pharaohs, we know from ancient inscriptions and art that the priests of Egypt did not believe this. If you do not receive this email, please contact us. Stunning Statue Discovered in Egyptian Mud Pit May Depict Ramses II. She made her son Caesarion co-ruler and waited for the outcome of the Roman civil war. XXI Smendes Amenemnisu Psusennes I Amenemope Osorkon the Elder Siamun Psusennes II. Caesar had saved Cleopatra and returned her to power. Cleopatra was eager to take advantage of Julius Caesar 's anger toward Ptolemy and had herself secretly smuggled into his palace to meet with Caesar. Ptolemy I Soter Ptolemy II Philadelphus Ptolemy III Euergetes Ptolemy IV Philopator Ptolemy V Epiphanes Cleopatra I Syra regent Ptolemy VI Philometor Ptolemy VII Neos Philopator Cleopatra II Philometor Soter Ptolemy VIII Physcon Cleopatra III Ptolemy IX Lathyros Ptolemy X Alexander Berenice III Ptolemy XI Alexander Ptolemy XII Auletes Cleopatra VI Tryphaena Berenice IV Epiphanea Ptolemy XIII Ptolemy XIV Cleopatra VII Philopator Ptolemy XV Caesarion. Ancestors of Cleopatra VII of Egypt.