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Alphabet: CAL 39-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Alphabet

Maker(s)

Pickett, Jan (Calligrapher)

Description

Gouache, watercolour, brush and flexible nibs on paper

Legal notes

Given by Jan Pickett

Measurements and weight

Height: 370 mm
Width: 190 mm

Relative size of this object

19 m37 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given by Picket, Jan

Dating

Production date: AD 2007

Materials used in production

Gouache
Watercolour

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Decoration

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CAL 39-2007
Primary reference Number: 167394
Old object number: Calligraphy/Pickett/1
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 1 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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