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Goddess: O.25-1984

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Goddess

Maker(s)

Unknown (Maker)

Description

Gilt copper figure of a goddess.

Legal notes

Given by Dr and Mrs J. C. Burkill

Measurements and weight

Height: 10.8 cm
Width: 9.3 cm

Relative size of this object

9.3 cm10.8 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1984-07-23) by Burkhill, J.C., Dr and Mrs

Dating

18th/19th Century
Circa 1700 CE - Circa 1899 CE

Components of the work

Sculpture Depth 5.6 cm Height 10.9 cm Width 9.3 cm

Materials used in production

Gilt copper

Techniques used in production

Casting (process)

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.25-1984
Primary reference Number: 201880
External ID: CAM_CCF_O_25_1984
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 23 June 2015 Updated: Friday 17 January 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Goddess" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/201880 Accessed: 2022-08-17 07:55:52

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