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Romano-Egyptian Stamps: CG 589

Object information

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An ostrich standing in profile


History note: Given by R.G. Gayer-Anderson

Measurements and weight


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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given by Gayer-Anderson, R. G. (Major)


1st Century BC-2nd Century
Circa -100 - Circa 200

School or Style

late Ptolemaic-Early Roman

Components of the work


Materials used in production

Bronze stamp

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 589
Primary reference Number: 124668
Gem catalogue number: EGA.1504.1943
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 April 2015 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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