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Salt cellar: GR.159.1890

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Salt cellar

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.07 m
Height: 0.034 m

Place(s) associated

  • Athens ⪼ Attica ⪼ Greece

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1890)


-0400 BC - -0301 BC

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Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.159.1890
Primary reference Number: 66575
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 14 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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