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Secretum secretorum: MS McClean 153

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Secretum secretorum



History note: Contains the bookplate of Maurice Johnson of Spalding 1735 engraved by G. Vertue. Sold at Sotheby's March 1898 (no. 971).

Place(s) associated

  • Netherlands ⪼ Netherlands

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1904) by McClean, Frank


  • Cambridge Illuminated

Identification numbers

Accession number: MS McClean 153
Primary reference Number: 239573
Project ID: 466
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Audit data

Created: Friday 15 November 2019 Updated: Monday 24 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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