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Mural paintings: GR.13.1943

Object information

Description

Wall-painting, two ladies pouring a libation

Measurements and weight

Height: 0.185 m
Width: 0.188 m

Relative size of this object

18.8 cm18.5 cm1 mm What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Pompeii ⪼ Campania ⪼ Italy

Find spot

  • Pompeii Campania Italy

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Bragg, W.L., Professor Sir

Dating

Early Roman
1 CE - 100 CE

Materials used in production

Plaster

Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.13.1943
Primary reference Number: 69498
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 3 August 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Mural paintings" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/69498 Accessed: 2022-07-04 21:44:31

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/69498 |title=Mural paintings |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-07-04 21:44:31|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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