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Mortar: M.23-1952

Object information

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Bronze. Squat shape with lobes 2" long, arranged to taper alternately upwards and downwards. Two handles with circular holes.

Legal notes

Given by E. Saville Peck

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 15 cm
Height: 9 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1952-07-31) by Saville Peck, E.


15th Century-16th Century#
Circa 1400 - 1600

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.23-1952
Primary reference Number: 14132
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 11 August 2016 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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