Original caption:Picture shows Cleopatra VII (69-30 BC), Queen of Egypt from 51-30 BC. Famous liasons with Ceasar and Mark Antony, and for her suicide. Legend has it she took an asp to her breast on learning that Octavian (AUgustus) planned to exhibit her in his triumph in Rome. Engraving by Guido Bourne.
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