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Heart scarab: E.724.1954

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Current Location: In storage

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Description

Greywacke heart scarab with an uninscribed base. There are traces of resin, wax and varnish (the varnish is probably modern) on the surface. The label on the base refers to an earlier collection.

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.015 m
Length: 0.041 m
Width: 0.028 m

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Materials used in production

Greywacke

Techniques used in production

Carved

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.724.1954
Primary reference Number: 62797
Oldadmincategory: SC
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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