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Admiral Russell's Frame: M.2-2017

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Admiral Russell's Frame


Carved and gilded lime wood miror frame

Legal notes

A gift from the Friends of the Fitzwilliam to mark the museum’s bicentenary in 2016. This acquisition was made possible through The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum, the V & A Purchase Grant Fund, the Henry Moore Foundation, the Finnis Scott Foundation and the Old Possum's Practical Trust as well as many other generous individuals.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2017)


17th Century
1693 - 1697 1697

Materials used in production

lime Wood Gilt

Techniques used in production

Gilding Carving

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.2-2017
Primary reference Number: 215706
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Audit data

Created: Friday 7 April 2017 Updated: Thursday 17 December 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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