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Dress pin: ANE.26.1966

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Dress pin

Measurements and weight

Length: 0.096 m

Find spot

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1966) by British Museum and British School of Archaeology in Iraq


1st Dynasty
2nd Dynasty
-2900 - -2601

Materials used in production

Copper alloy

Identification numbers

Accession number: ANE.26.1966
Primary reference Number: 87635
Oldadmincategory: O
Oldobjectnumber: WAE.26.1966
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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