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Bell: O.214-1946

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Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Maker)

Description

Bronze bell in the form of a hollow frog, possibly from a harness

Notes

History note: Bough from Francks, July 1925

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Oscar Raphael

Measurements and weight

Height: 4.1 cm
Width: 2.2 cm

Relative size of this object

2.2 cm4.1 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1941) by Raphael, Oscar C.

Materials used in production

Bronze

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.214-1946
Primary reference Number: 201968
Oscar Raphael number: 60
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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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Bell" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/201968 Accessed: 2021-10-14 06:58:49

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