Skip to main content

Box: E.24.1939

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Entities

Categories

Description

Box surmounted by coiled snake

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.055 m
Height: 0.035 m
Width: 0.033 m

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1939) by Hornblower, G. D., OBE

Materials used in production

Bronze

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.24.1939
Primary reference Number: 53700
Oldadmincategory: MW
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 18 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Box" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/53700 Accessed: 2024-06-15 15:15:36

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/53700 |title=Box |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-06-15 15:15:36|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-53700

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...