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Sherds: C.3-121-1904

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Maker: Unknown




A collection of maiolica fragments


History note: Mostly bought at Orvieto; some pieces marked 'P' on the back, from Perugia. The Orvieto pieces with a few exceptions, were found in excavating foundations for houses near the cathedral

Legal notes

Given by R. C. Bosanquet

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1904) by Bosanquet, R. C.


1400 - 1699

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.3-121-1904
Primary reference Number: 206971
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Created: Wednesday 18 November 2015 Updated: Wednesday 18 November 2015 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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