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Plaster face of a lion: E.287.1932

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Titles

Plaster face of a lion

Description

Lion head, broken.

Measurements and weight

Length: 12 cm
Width: 11 cm

Find spot

  • Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1932) by Whyte, Edward Towry

Dating

Ptolemaic
Circa -0332 - Circa -0030

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Plaster

Techniques used in production

Mouldmade

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.287.1932
Primary reference Number: 53021
Oldmuseumnumber: 1300
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 21 October 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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