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Lebes gamikos: Loan Ant.103.27

Object information


Lebes gamikos, bird and hare

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 0.06 m
Height: 0.085 m
Height: 0.125 m
Width: 0.105 m

Relative size of this object

10.5 cm12.5 cm1 mm 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

  • Rhodes

Find spot

  • Siana Rhodes Greek Islands

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1991)


Circa -0400 BC - -0375 BC

Materials used in production


References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: Loan Ant.103.27
Primary reference Number: 89340
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 9 July 2021 Last processed: Saturday 10 July 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) "Lebes gamikos" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-06-26 18:55:39

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{{cite web|url= |title=Lebes gamikos |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-06-26 18:55:39|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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