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Intaglio: CM.56-1967

Object information

Current Location: In storage






Lion standing in profile to left, w. swastika and poss. stylized bull's head


History note: Given by R.G. Whitehead

Legal notes

Given by R.G. Whitehead

Measurements and weight

Depth: 10 mm
Height: 15 mm
Width: 13 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given by Whitehead, R. G.


4th Century BC#
Circa -0400 BCE - Circa -0301 BCE

School or Style


Components of the work


Materials used in production

Greyish chalcedony

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.56-1967
Primary reference Number: 124144
Gem catalogue number: CG 68
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 12 November 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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