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Oliver Cromwell (1599-1658): M.2 & A-1912

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Object information


Oliver Cromwell (1599-1658)


Unknown (Production)


Plaster, cast, with a non-ferrous suspension hook

Legal notes

Given by Mrs Laurence Humphrey

Measurements and weight

Depth: 12.1 cm
Height: 24 cm
Width: 17.3 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1912-08-15) by Humphrey, Laurence, Mrs


Production date: before CE 1912

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Plaster, cast

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.2 & A-1912
Primary reference Number: 29319
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_2 & A_1912
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 5 December 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Death mask" Web page available at: Accessed: 2021-06-16 21:04:00

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{{cite web|url=|title=Death mask|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2021-06-16 21:04:00|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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