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Armour (protective wear): AAL-1-6-2008

Object information

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Funerary Achievement associated with the monument to William Mitchell MP (d. 1745) in St Mary’s Fowlemere. Comprised of:
Two close-helmets (AAL.1 & A-2008 and (AAL.2-2008).
Two crests (AAL.3-2008 and (AAL.4-2008)
Two steel swords, of similar design. (AAL.5-2008 and AAL.6-2008)

Legal notes

Lent to the museum by St Mary’s Parochial Church Council

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (2008) by St Mary’s Parochial Church Council


17th Century-18th Century#
Circa 1600 - Circa 1745

Identification numbers

Accession number: AAL-1-6-2008
Primary reference Number: 208665
Entry form: 987
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 3 May 2016 Updated: Wednesday 25 September 2019 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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