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Utensil: E.36.1912

Object information

Description

Polisher, convex with one flat side

Measurements and weight

Height: 0.07 m
Length: 0.095 m

Relative size of this object

9.5 cm7 cm1 mm What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1912) by British School of Archaeology

Materials used in production

Stone

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.36.1912
Primary reference Number: 51369
Oldadmincategory: S
Oldadminnumber: 1383
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 10 November 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Utensil" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/51369 Accessed: 2021-11-29 23:14:39

Citation for Wikipedia

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{{cite web|url=https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/51369|title=Utensil|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2021-11-29 23:14:39|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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