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Hercules slaying Cerberus: M.8-2014

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Hercules slaying Cerberus


Unknown South German Workshop (Sculptor)




History note: Professor Michael Jaffé, Director of the Fitzwilliam Museum, 1973-90; lent anonymously from 1990

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Height: 28.5 cm

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Method of acquisition: Bought (2014-11-14) by private vendor


Late 17th or early 18th century
Circa 1680 CE - 1720 1720 CE

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Accession number: M.8-2014
Primary reference Number: 200916
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_8_2014
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Created: Tuesday 24 February 2015 Updated: Tuesday 3 December 2019 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

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

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