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Snuff bottle: O.172-1946

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

Turquoise matrix, carved in the shape of a horned goldfish

Legal notes

Oscar Raphael bequest 1941, received 1946

Measurements and weight

Height: 7.1 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

19th century
1800 - 1899

Materials used in production

Turquoise

Techniques used in production

Carving

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.172-1946
Primary reference Number: 168941
Oscar Raphael: 100
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 13 August 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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