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Gabbro scarab: E.GA.1419.1943

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Current Location: In storage


Gabbro scarab




Gabbro heart scarab with an uninscribed base. There is a single hole on the base, although it is not certain if this is ancient.

Measurements and weight

Length: 0.048 m
Width: 0.034 m

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1943) by Gayer-Anderson, R. G. (Major)

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.GA.1419.1943
Primary reference Number: 55830
Oldadmincategory: SC
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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

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