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Copper alloy censer: E.24.1981

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Copper alloy censer

Description

Censer, in the form of the head of a youth wearing a Phrygian cap

Measurements and weight

Height: 17.2 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1981) by Wellcome Institute, the trustees of the

Dating

Late Antique
401 - 500

Materials used in production

bronze Copper alloy

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.24.1981
Primary reference Number: 63196
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 14 September 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 14 September 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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