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Cutting: Marlay cutting Z. 6a

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Description

PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: Parchment, 95 x 80 mm, partial column ruled in 15 lines, with no text

DECORATION: Red, pink and white acanthus initial [C, 11 ll.] on bronze framed ground with blue acanthus ornament, winged putto holding a strawberry plant with a bird perched on it in border.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

Dating

Early 16th Century
Circa 1500 CE - Circa 1510 CE

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Gold

Components of the work

Support composed of parchment Page Height 95 mm Width 80 mm

Techniques used in production

Illumination

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Identification numbers

Accession number: Marlay cutting Z. 6a
Primary reference Number: 170682
Project ID: 3430
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 2 September 2020 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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