Does cleoptra have a Persian cats?
By the 1800's the Persian had become a popular breed in Europe & the first Persians arrived in America in the late 1800's. In the Harpers Weekly supplement dated January, 27, 1872 there is an illustration of several feline exhibits from the London Crystal Palace show, including an Persian cats.
Cleopatra's death was in August of 30 BC and her birth was in January of 69 BC.
So these cats came long after her death. History states she had a pet leopard named Arrow who she got from her father as a young girl.