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Seal: [dup]GR.68.1864

Object information

Current Location: In storage

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Description

Island gem, goat with branches

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 0.004 m
Height: 0.0105 m
Width: 20.014 m

Relative size of this object

20 m1.1 cm1 mm What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Melos ⪼ Greek Islands

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1864) by Leake, William Martin

Dating

Archaic
-0700 - -0601

Materials used in production

Steatite (green)

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: [dup]GR.68.1864
Primary reference Number: 65649
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 3 September 2021 Last processed: Friday 3 September 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Seal" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/65649 Accessed: 2022-12-05 06:58:37

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