Cleopatra - The search for the last Queen of Egypt

Colossus of a Ptolemaic King
Colossus of a Ptolemaic King
Recovered from the submerged ancient city of Heracleion during the explorations of Franck Goddio's team, this red granite statue is the largest artifact in the exhibition, at about 16.5 feet tall and 5.5 tons.

© Franck Goddio / Hilti Foundation, Photo: Christoph Gerigk

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