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David with the head of Goliath: M.7-1894

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David with the head of Goliath


Founder: Cantoni, Enrico
Donatello (Donato di NiccolĂ  di Betto Bardi) (After)




Plaster cast.

Place(s) associated

  • Florence ⪼ Italy

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Part exchanged (1894-02-28) by South Kensington Museum


19th Century
After 1850 CE - Before 1894 CE


Original Italian, Florence. From the bronze by Donatello

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Plaster cast

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.7-1894
Primary reference Number: 29632
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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