Ancient gold jewelry added to the Cleopatra exhibit at Cincinnati Museum Center

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CINCINNATI - Experts at the Cincinnati Museum Center are installing ancientgolden treasures in the Cleopatra exhibit Tuesday.

The selection being installed includes priceless ancientgold jewelry that Cleopatra herself would have worn.

It's the next step in preparing the exhibit, Cleopatra: TheSearch for the Last Queen of Egypt, for its February 18unveiling.

They largest artifact, the five-ton granite statue of thecolossus king, was installed in January.

Once completed, the exhibit will include 150 ancient artifacts,and will be on display until September 5.

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