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Cleopatra with the Asp

Figure of Cleopatra reclining on a couch of flowers; her dress has cream white ground with red pattern; yellow drapery about hips; blue on head.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales

English (Staffordshire), 1790–1800

Object Place

England

Accession Number

95.250

Medium or Technique

Cream-colored earthenware (creamware)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery