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Wand: E.395.1932

Object information

Current Location: In storage

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Description

Magical wand, fragment, carved with magical figures

Measurements and weight

Length: 0.058 m

Acquisition and important dates

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

Materials used in production

Ivory

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.395.1932
Primary reference Number: 53142
Oldadmincategory: W
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 27 July 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Wand" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/53142 Accessed: 2023-01-28 11:40:03

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