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Belt hook: O.70-1946

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Current Location: In storage




White jade with areas altered to opaque white, carved with a winged-body. A broad neck narrows to the hook, which terminates in a bird head. On the undecorated underside is a small oval stud

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Oscar Raphael Bequest, 1941

Measurements and weight

Height: 1.8 cm
Length: 2.9 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1941) by Raphael, Oscar C.

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Accession number: O.70-1946
Primary reference Number: 167889
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 13 December 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

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

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