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Seal: GR.74.1901

Object information

Current Location: In storage

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Description

Seal, bird

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.011 m
Height: 0.002 m
Width: 0.007 m

Relative size of this object

7 mm2 mm1.1 cm What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Place(s) associated

  • Crete ⪼ Greek Islands

Find spot

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1901) by Marshall, John Hubert, Sir

Materials used in production

Steatite

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.74.1901
Primary reference Number: 67570
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 15 April 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Seal" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/67570 Accessed: 2022-10-01 06:38:36

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/67570 |title=Seal |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-10-01 06:38:36|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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