Marble Bust of Cleopatra

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Beautifully carved unusual bust with contrasting marble highlights of an arm band with scarab, head band with snake head, necklace of bees (?) and drop central medallion with wings, and the asp in her right hand. Her hair tied in a bun. Wearing a cloak off her shoulders, upon an integral base with carved spread wings and fluting above her name in capital letters. Rough chipped back. Width includes the cloak on her shoulders.

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Hand-Carved   Marble
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    26.5 in. H x 21 in. W x 12 in. D
    67 cm H x 53 cm W x 30 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Woodbury, CT
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    f86261607015030193fs
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

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Located in Woodbury, CT

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