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Female figurine: ANE.44.1980

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Buff ware head and neck from female figurine, wearing headdress and collar, with eyes and hair shown, probably jar attachment

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.024 m
Height: 0.045 m
Width: 0.03 m

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1980) by Holland, T. A., Dr. Anthropology


-2000 - -1501

Materials used in production


References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: ANE.44.1980
Primary reference Number: 87819
Oldadmincategory: O
Oldobjectnumber: WAE.44.1980
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 14 February 2012 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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