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Staff: E.GA.5523.1943

Object information

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Head of staff, lotus shaped. Detail cut into one side and black lines painted round the staff

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.03 m
Height: 0.025 m
Width: 0.018 m

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Materials used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: E.GA.5523.1943
Primary reference Number: 59198
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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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Staff" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-05-28 23:39:20

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