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Giess den Segen: CAL 14-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Giess den Segen


Calligrapher: Zapf von Hesse, Gudrun



Ink and gold leaf on paper

Legal notes

Given by Gudrun Zapf von Hesse

Measurements and weight

Height: 480 mm
Width: 395 mm

Relative size of this object

39.5 m48 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given by Zapf von Hesse, Gudrun


Production date: AD 2007

Materials used in production

Gold leaf

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CAL 14-2007
Primary reference Number: 167401
Old object number: Calligraphy/Hesse/2
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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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