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Herm: GR.8.1865

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Herm of Dionysos

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.16 m
Height: 0.446 m
Height: 0.61 m
Width: 0.125 m
Width: 0.215 m

Relative size of this object

21.5 cm61 cm16 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1865) by Clarke, Edward Daniel


Middle Roman
201 - 300

Materials used in production

Verde antico, Thessalian

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.8.1865
Primary reference Number: 65762
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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