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Statue: GR.1.1818

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Description

Bes, from a fountain

Measurements and weight

Depth: 27 cm
Height: 59.5 cm
Width: 28.5 cm

Relative size of this object

28.5 cm59.5 cm27 cm What does this represent?

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  • Rome

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1818) by Gregory, Abraham Edward

Dating

Middle Roman
0117 CE - 250 0250 CE

Materials used in production

Marble (Luna)

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.1.1818
Primary reference Number: 65448
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 1 October 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Statue" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/65448 Accessed: 2021-12-05 14:43:06

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