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Copper alloy weight: E.154.1954

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Current Location: Gallery 19


Copper alloy weight




Weight in the shape of a Hathor cow, recumbent

Measurements and weight

Height: 2 cm
Width: 5.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1954) by Greg, Robert, Sir


Late Period
Circa -664 - Circa -332

Materials used in production

copper alloy Bronze

Techniques used in production

Cast (process)

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.154.1954
Primary reference Number: 62210
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

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

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