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Indian cobra, with 'spectacle' marking on hood

Bhawani. Das


Free to use with attribution CC BYCredit: Wellcome Collection
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Snake, king cobra, no. 7. Indian cobra, with 'spectacle' marking on hood. Watercolour, 1782



Lettering includes name of artist and local name for the snake in Arabic script. In the collection of Lady Impey, Calcutta ; F 4 I 5 1/2 ; Painted by ... 1782.


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Indian cobra, with 'spectacle' marking on hood. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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