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Roundel: M.5.2-1920

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Wood roundel, with applied print of the Persian Sibyl. Hand-coloured in red, green, ochre and black. Inscribed in black ink. Undecorated reverse. With a small hole near the top at the edge.


History note: R. Drane, Cardiff

Legal notes

Given by Mrs T. T. Greg

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 13.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1920) by Greg, T. T., Mrs


Early 17th Century
1601 CE - 1625 CE

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Materials used in production

Paper Wood Ink Paint

Techniques used in production

Painting Writing

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.5.2-1920
Primary reference Number: 77300
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 18 December 2018 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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