The Mystery Box
Published in

The Mystery Box

Lost Treasure: The Tomb of Antony and Cleopatra

Where Is the Tomb of History’s Most Famous Couple?

Eslam17, Wikimedia Commons, GNU Free Documentation License

It is the quintessential tale of ill-fated love. The story of the affair and tragic deaths of Queen Cleopatra VII and Roman general Marcus Antonius has echoed through the ages. Entombed together, they sleep an eternal slumber somewhere in Egypt. But where? The location of the tomb has been long lost…




A publication about unsolved mysteries from the deep ocean to space and from antiquity to present day.

Recommended from Medium

What Makes Hitler Tick?

Societal Views in Medieval England Through Gottfried von Strassburg’s Tristan

An antiques experiment

Reconciled at His Touch, Part 2

The Last Queen of Hawaii

Queen Himiko of Japan — The Archaeology Behind Tomb Raider (2013 & 2018)

The Charming in Farming

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Michael East

Michael East

Freelance writer. Writing on true crime, mysteries, politics, history, popular culture, and more. |

More from Medium

Unsolved Mysteries: The Possible Serial Killing of Birgitte Tengs

Easter in Norway Means Making Time for Crime

The Unsolved Murder of Charlene Downes

The Circleville Letters