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Mashaka: CM.BR.66-2006

Object information

Current Location: In storage


State: Magadha (Perhaps)
Origin: Bihar




History note: In lieu of Inheritance Tax; ex coll. Michael Broome

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 11.92 mm
Image(width): 10.83 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Transferred (2009-09-15) by HM Goverment in lieu of inheritance tax


-450 BCE - -350 BCE

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Weight 0.16 g

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.BR.66-2006
Primary reference Number: 180366
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 26 July 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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