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Details for Shakespeare, William

Full name: Shakespeare, William

This person or thing (agent) has been used 14 times within our collections systems.

As a maker of objects: 10 times.

Biographical note

English playwright, poet, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language

Type of agent

Person
Creator

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

William Shakespeare

Maker(s)

Issuer: Shakespeare, William (Struck in the name of)
Die-engraver: Taylor, William J.

Shakespeare

Maker(s)

Production: John & Rebecca Lloyd (Perhaps)

Fob seal

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Agent details for Shakespeare, William" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/agent/agent-152740 Accessed: 2023-02-04 23:28:39

Citation for Wikipedia

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/agent/agent-152740|title=Agent details for Shakespeare, William|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-02-04 23:28:39|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/agents/agent-152740

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