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Frog: M.31-1997

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 17 (Flower)








Bronze, cast. Frog


History note: Unrecorded purchase by Lt. Col. the Hon. M.T. Boscawen DSO, MC, (1892-1958); bequeathed to his sister, the Hon. Mrs Pamela Sherek

Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Hon. Mrs Pamela Sherek, from the collection of the late Lt Col. the Hon. M.T. Boscawen, DSO, MC, in his memory

Measurements and weight

Height: 6.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1995) by Sherek, Pamela


16th century
Circa 1500 - 1600


Perhaps from a fountain


  • Sculpture UK

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Bronze, cast

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.31-1997
Primary reference Number: 14030
Old object number: B.32.
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_31_1997
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 19 November 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 14 September 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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