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Stele: GR.4a.1890

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 22 (Cypriot)




Funerary inscription, Cypriot: the inscription may be transcribed 'o-na-si-ke-re-te-o / to-zo-wa-so' and translated 'Of Onasikretes son of Zowasos'.

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.12 m
Height: 0.258 m
Width: 0.256 m

Place(s) associated

  • Cyprus

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1890)


-0500 BC - -0401 BC

Materials used in production


References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.4a.1890
Primary reference Number: 66489
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 5 December 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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