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Basin: O.21-2010

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Maker(s)

Unknown (Maker)

Description

Deep basin with elegantly curved sides and averted rim on shallow foot-ring, of spun bronze, heavily patinated, azurite outside base.

Notes

History note: Unknown before donor

Legal notes

Given by Prof. and Mrs Plesch OBE

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2010-10-11) by Plesch, Prof. and Mrs

Dating

11th-12th century
1000 CE - 1200 CE

Materials used in production

Bronze

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.21-2010
Primary reference Number: 178891
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 24 August 2018 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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