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Cinerarium: GR.56.1850

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Object information

Titles

  • Roman marble cinerary chest

Cinerarium, decorated with bucrania and garlands, inscribed for Aelia Postumia and her husband

Named entities

Acquisition and important dates

  • Method of acquisition: Given
  • Dates: 1850

Dating

Maker(s)

Note

Carved

Find spot

  • source not stated

Measurements and weight

  • Depth: 0.415 m
  • Height: 0.46 m
  • Width: 0.455 m

Materials used in production

Associated department: Antiquities

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Thursday 5 March 2020
  • Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

Associated institutions

How to cite this record

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Cinerarium" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/65527 Accessed: 2021-05-13 09:22:48

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Machine readable data

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