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Marsyas (Gnudo della Paura): M.36-1997

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Object information

Titles

Marsyas (Gnudo della Paura)

Maker(s)

Unknown (Maker)

Description

Bronze.

Notes

History note: Apparently unrecorded purchase by Lt Col. the Hon. M.T. Boscawen, DSO, MC (1892-1958); 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: 32.5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Florence ⪼ Italy

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Early 16th Century
Circa 1500 CE - 1600 CE

Note

The pipes are 19th century replacements

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Bronze

Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Bronze, cast

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.36-1997
Primary reference Number: 14043
Old object number: B.37.
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_36_1997
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 13 March 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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