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Plaque: O.211-1946

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Maker(s)

Unknown (Maker)

Description

Pierced bronze plaque depicting two pairs of kneeling mules, one above the other, within an oblong frame. Each pair has only one body visible, but both heads can be seen.

Notes

History note: Bought from Bluett, August 1925.

Measurements and weight

Height: 5.1 cm

Acquisition and important dates

(1941)

Materials used in production

Bronze

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.211-1946
Primary reference Number: 201965
Oscar Raphael number: 62
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Audit data

Created: Monday 29 June 2015 Updated: Wednesday 21 June 2017 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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