History 52'

Cleopatra: The Mystery of the Mummified Hand

Cleopatra’s royal tomb has never been found. But during the late 18th centur y, an American collector brought back a mummified hand from Egypt and the accompanying text claims that this relic is the actual hand of the legendary Queen.


DNA analysis will be conducted for the ver y first time on the hand in the hope of resolving this enduring myster y - and the results are exclusive to this film. Cleopatra’s ancestr y has been determined to be Greek and Persian... So, will the hand be a match?

Direction:  François Pomès

Production: Label News for RMC Découverte & Toute l’Histoire

Delivery: July 2023

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