Skip to main content

Fragment of carved wood: M.22-1917

An image of Fragment

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Colours in this image

Alternative views

Object information

Titles

Fragment of carved wood

Maker(s)

Unknown

Description

In a spandrel is a carved grotesque face with a beard. From it radiate two pieces of stylised foliage.

Legal notes

Given by T. D. Atkinson

Measurements and weight

Height: 5 3/4 in
Length: 11 3/8 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917-06-11) by Atkinson, T.D.

Dating

15th century
1400 - 1500

Materials used in production

Wood (plant material)

Techniques used in production

Carving : Wood, carved

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.22-1917
Primary reference Number: 30034
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_22_1917
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Fragment of carved wood" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/30034 Accessed: 2022-06-26 00:26:29

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/30034 |title=Fragment of carved wood |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-06-26 00:26:29|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

                <div class="text-center my-3">
                    <figure class="figure">
                        <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/aa/aa9/M_22_1917_281_29.jpg"
                        alt="Fragment of carved wood"
                        class="img-fluid" />
                        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Fragment of carved wood</figcaption>
                    </figure>
                </div>
            

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Wood stool and fragment

Accession Number: E.GA.4564.1943

Fame

Accession Number: M.5A-1910

Discord

Accession Number: M.5B-1910

Console table

Accession Number: M.9-1977

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...