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Clay lamp in the form of a fish.: GR.29.1899

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Current Location: Gallery 19


Clay lamp in the form of a fish.




Lamp, icthyform (fish shaped)

Measurements and weight

Depth: 8 cm
Height: 2.3 cm
Width: 4.2 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1899) by The Egyptian Exploration Fund


Middle Roman
200 - 300

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Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.29.1899
Primary reference Number: 67229
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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

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