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Bowl: M.69-1961

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Unknown (Silversmith)


Silver, parcel-gilt; small circular bowl with domed centre embossed with an Agnus Dei surrounded by a Cyrillic inscription

Silver, parcel-gilt; the small circular bowl has an everted rim and domed base. The rim is gilt and chased with a border of stylised flowers on a matted ground, beneath is a punched border. The base is gilt and embossed with an Agnus Dei; the stylised lamb on a matted ground embossed with leaves and a border of beads, and surrounded by a Cyrillic inscription


History note: Not known before testator, Louis C.G. Clarke, MA, LL.D., Cambridge

Legal notes

L.C.G. Clarke Bequest, 1960

Measurements and weight

Weight: 62 g
Weight: 2 oz

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1960) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


No hallmarks or maker's marks

Components of the work

Surface composed of gold Bowl composed of silver Across Rim Diameter 11.3 cm Diameter 4⅜ in
To Rim Height 3.5 cm Height 1⅜ in

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.69-1961
Primary reference Number: 159922
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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