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Jug: ANE.2.2003

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Wheel-thrown jug, of coarse, orange-brown fabric, with up-turned rim and applied double handle.

Legal notes

Given in memory of Sir Gordon and Lay Sutherland, by their daughters Ann, Kerstin and Mary

Measurements and weight

Height: 0.203 m
Width: 0.117 m

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2003) by Sutherland, Ann, Kerstin, and Mary


-1000 BCE - -500 BCE

Materials used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: ANE.2.2003
Primary reference Number: 93816
Old object number: Loan Ant. 71
Oldobjectnumber: WAE.2.2003
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 16 May 2012 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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