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Mud figure of a pregnant hippopotamus: E.61.1946

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Current Location: Gallery 19


Mud figure of a pregnant hippopotamus





Measurements and weight

Length: 19 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1946) by Mond, Robert Ludwig, Sir

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Techniques used in production

Shaped, possibly moulded

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.61.1946
Primary reference Number: 61633
Oldadmincategory: Misc
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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