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Panels (ornament areas): M.1A-F-1909

Object information

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Production: Unknown (Possibly)




Six carved oak panels from a chest. Each oblong panel has a classical foliated design with a roundel a little more than half way up the panel. In the roundel is a head in profile, five are heads of soldiers wearing classical helmets, and one is wearing a layman's hat.


History note: Bought at Aix-les-Bains

Legal notes

Given by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Place(s) associated

  • Rouen ⪼ France

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1909-10-19) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Early 16th Century
Circa 1500 CE - 1525 CE


French, possibly Rouen

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Each Panel Height 18 1/2 in Width 6 1/2 in

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Carving : Panels, oak, carved

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.1A-F-1909
Primary reference Number: 30163
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 5 January 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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