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Sarcophagus: GR.95c.1906

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Description

Amazon head from sarcophagus

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.11 m
Height: 0.199 m
Width: 0.15 m

Relative size of this object

15 cm19.9 cm11 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.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1906) by Lannacopoulos

Dating

Middle Roman
101 - 300 300

Materials used in production

Marble (Pentelic)

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Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.95c.1906
Primary reference Number: 67949
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Monday 29 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 (2020) "Sarcophagus" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/67949 Accessed: 2021-11-28 15:35:54

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