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Scarab: CG 101

Object information

Current Location: In storage






Nude wounded warrior in profile to left, armed with. circular shield and sword (dropped). Spear through right shoulder


History note: Given by L.C.G. Clarke

Legal notes

Given by L.C.G. Clarke

Measurements and weight

Depth: 5 mm
Height: 14 mm
Width: 11 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


4th Century BC#
Circa -400 - Circa -301

School or Style


Components of the work


Materials used in production

Brown and white onyx

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 101
Primary reference Number: 124177
Gem catalogue number: CM.5.1944
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 30 October 2015 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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