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Casket: M.14A-1935

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Description

Rectangular brass box with gilt copper mounts. The heads of two men are engraved on the lid. The sides and base are engraved with floral scrolls. Small turned feet and swing handle.

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Charles Holden-White Gift

Measurements and weight

Height: 5.2 cm
Length: 8.2 cm
Width: 5.6 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1935) by Holden-White, Charles

Materials used in production

Gilt copper
Brass (alloy)

Techniques used in production

Engraved

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.14A-1935
Primary reference Number: 201711
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 3 June 2015 Updated: Wednesday 3 June 2015 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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