Cleopatra’s Grandeur of Beauty and Elegance through her Ostentatious JewelriesCheryle Baviera
Cleopatra, one of the most beautiful women in ancient history had made a woman as someone with an overpowering charisma since time immemorial. Besides being a writer and a cosmetic expert, she was also an iconic fashionista due to her creative and impeccable ability to choose ostentatious jewelries. Amazingly, she could create gorgeou trinkets like a pro. If she were alive today, she can be dubbed like a good stylist and a world-renowned jeweller. During her prime, she was rumored to bathe herself in expensive jewelries. For the beauteous queen, these flashy accessories served as her amulets for personal protection.
Did you know that one of her magical and ostentatious jewelries with a colorful amethyst gemstone was dissolved in vinegar to prevent herself from getting drunk? According to legends, her expensive accessories were sold in an auction at $3,00o. This was her captivating headgear with a stylish Falcon design. It was creatively made from gilded leather. Each of these feathers were artistically handmade and there were safely secured by gold wires to retain the shape of her enticing necklace until this very day.
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Cleopatra had a bejewelled necklace as part of her ostentatious jewelries This was beautifully replicated by a famous brand of vintage jewelries, Joseff of Hollywood. Look at the image below and see how it looks like.
Today, these ostentatious jewelries are marked by the standards of vintage jewelries in 24k gold. These jewelries are being collected by those collectors who knew the value of aesthetics and cultural prestige.