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Aphrodite (or Celestial Venus): FT11

Object information

Current Location: Founder's Entrance Hall Upper Landing


Aphrodite (or Celestial Venus)


Maker: Unknown




Plaster cast after the Aphrodite (or Celestial Venus), a marble statue now in Florence.


History note: The cast was presented to the Museum by C. Maud, in 1849 (according to an inscription on the base).

Legal notes

Given by Charles T. Maud, Esq., in 1849.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Presented (1849) by Maud, C.


Plaster cast after the Aphrodite (or Celestial Venus), a marble statue now in Florence.

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Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Plaster cast

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: FT11
Primary reference Number: 241917
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_1_1849
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 13 August 2020 Updated: Wednesday 6 January 2021 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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