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Cockerel: M.4-2004

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Meadows, Bernard William




Figurative abstract sculpture of a cockerel. Bronze, cast and patinated


History note: Purchased from the maker by Lloyds TSB Bank plc in 1995 for £9,000, TSB 143.1; purchased from Lloyds TSB Bank plc by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Legal notes

Given by the Friends of The Fitzwilliam Museum

Measurements and weight

Height: 75 cm
Width: 38 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2004-04-26) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


20th Century, Mid
Production date: AD 1955


  • Sculpture UK

Components of the work

Base composed of bronze
Sculpture Depth 36.5 cm Height 75.5 cm Width 72 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Bronze, cast, and patinated

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.4-2004
Primary reference Number: 98869
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_4_2004
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 January 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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