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Crest: M.62-1984

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Crest

Maker(s)

Sculptor: King, Phillip

Entities

Categories

Description

Crest. Aluminium.

Notes

History note: Purchased from Rowan Gallery, Bruton Place, Berkeley Square, London, W1. Lent to the Fitzwilliam in 1975.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Dr. M.I.A. Hunter, Hon. Keeper of 20th Century Art 1973-1983.

Measurements and weight

Height: 55.6 cm
Length: 125.0 cm
Width: 109.0 cm

Relative size of this object

1.3 m55.6 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1984) by Hunter, Alastair

Dating

1970s
Third quarter of 20th Century
Elizabeth II
Production date: AD 1970

Project

  • Sculpture UK

Materials used in production

Aluminium

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.62-1984
Primary reference Number: 30532
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_62_1984
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 3 December 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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