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Wax

Scope note

Denotes a variety of materials which though not a chemically homogeneous group share certain physical characteristics such as being usually solid, translucent, and having low melting points.

This term has 65 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Material
Object category
Technique

Getty AAT term number

300014585

Broader Terms used

organic material

Term used for

waxes

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

Bust of an unidentified old man

Maker(s)

Sculptor: Curtius, Philippe (Uncertain)
Sculptor: Tussaud, Marie Gresholtz (Uncertain)
Sculptor: Hardy, Bernhard Caspar (Uncertain)

Cain and Abel

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Bust of Madame Sappé

Maker(s)

Sculptor: Curtius, Philippe (Uncertain)
Sculptor: Tussaud, Marie Gresholtz (Uncertain)
Sculptor: Hardy, Bernhard Caspar (Uncertain)

Stick pin

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Watch

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Watch

Maker(s)

Maker: Vallier, Jean

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