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Helmet Head no. 3: M.3-1960

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Helmet Head no. 3


Sculptor: Moore, Henry Spencer




Bronze, cast


History note: Purchased from Henry Moore

Legal notes

Purchased with with Miss D.M. McQuaid's Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 35.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1960) by Moore, Henry Spencer


Third quarter of 20th Century
Elizabeth II
Production date: AD 1960


From an edition of 12 + 2 for the artist


  • Sculpture UK

Components of the work

Base Volume 28.0 cm

Materials used in production


References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.3-1960
Primary reference Number: 12477
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_3_1960
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 14 March 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 31 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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