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Plaque: O.8-1984

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

Decorative rectangular plaque. Bronze. The ornament has openwork floral decoration and a green patination.

Notes

History note: Unknown before donor

Legal notes

Gompertz Gift

Measurements and weight

Length: 2.1 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1984) by Gompertz, G. St. G. M., Mr and Mrs

Dating

Koryo Dynasty
12th Century
13th Century
Circa 1100 - 1300

Note

The plaque probably served as a clothing ornament, although its exact function is not known.

Materials used in production

Bronze

Techniques used in production

Patinating : Bronze with green patination

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.8-1984
Primary reference Number: 16564
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Plaque" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/16564 Accessed: 2024-06-15 09:28:25

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