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Cruet: GR.6b.1939

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 22 (Cypriot)

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Cruet

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.202 m
Height: 0.261 m
Width: 0.194 m

Relative size of this object

19.4 cm26.1 cm20.2 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1939) by Stewart, J. R.

Dating

Early Cypriot
Middle Cypriote
Bronze Age
-2100 BCE - -1801 BCE

Materials used in production

Clay

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.6b.1939
Primary reference Number: 69480
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 7 December 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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