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Crucifix: M.1-1824

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Bronze. Cast with decoration in relief. At the top of the Cross, the Vernicle with below [ADD DESCRIPTION]. At the ends of the arms, busts of the Virgin and St. John. At the foot of the Cross, the skull of Adam. On the back, there is a loop for suspension.

Notes

History note: Brought from Kildune, Russian Lapland.

Legal notes

Given by Edward Manners, Esq., Christ's College

Measurements and weight

Height: 10 cm
Width: 6.3 cm

Relative size of this object

6.3 cm10 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1824-11-04) by Manners, Edward

Note

Brought from Kildune, Russian Lapland.

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Bronze

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.1-1824
Primary reference Number: 14057
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 11 November 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Crucifix" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/14057 Accessed: 2022-08-18 18:23:40

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