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Sinkers (fishing equipment): E.16.1912

Object information

Current Location: In storage




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Measurements and weight

Height: 0.032 m

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1912) by British School of Archaeology

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.16.1912
Primary reference Number: 51349
Oldadmincategory: Misc
Oldadminnumber: 1300
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 15 December 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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