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Halberd: HEN.M.364-1933

Object information

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Halberd, with original green velvet covered haft. Embossed and chiselled figures. Italian, c.1600.

Legal notes

J.S. Henderson Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1933-03-16) by Henderson, James Stewart


17th Century, Early#
Production date: circa AD 1600

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Haft Cover composed of velvet ( green)
Blade composed of steel

Identification numbers

Accession number: HEN.M.364-1933
Primary reference Number: 19362
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 11 January 2016 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

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

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