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Fragment of a partially-glazed cup: GR.227.1899

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Current Location: Gallery 19


Fragment of a partially-glazed cup




Cup fragment, inscribed with a graffito '(Gl)aukos dedicated me to Hera'

Place(s) associated

  • Samos ⪼ Greek Islands

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1899) by The Egyptian Exploration Fund


-600 BCE - -501 BCE

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Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.227.1899
Primary reference Number: 67359
Oldmuseumnumber: N227
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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