19" Gold Snake Necklace
- 19" necklace fastens w/ lobster-claw clasp
In Egyptian culture is the symbol of the goddess Wadjet, the snake stands for wisdom and royalty. So it's no wonder why the powerful queen Cleopatra would wear this snake around her neck. It wasn't just about fashion, it was about showing how regal and royal she was.
When you are the queen of the Nile you have to maintain a sense of authority and mystic. That means making sure all the little details are in place. Luckily, you'd have plenty of attendants to make sure everything's just so. Your sandals are polished, your braids are encircled in gold, and of course you've decided which symbolic jewelry to wear. When your attendants give you the go ahead, that's when you make your entrance. You already knew you could rule the land as a woman, now all of your kingdom's subjects will see it as well. For your Cleopatra costume, make sure you have every detail put together and you will surely rule the evening.