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Mortal: GR.187.1923

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Mask fragment, old woman

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.044 m
Height: 0.09 m
Width: 0.073 m

Relative size of this object

7.3 cm9 cm4.4 cm What does this represent?

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  • temple of Artemis Orthia Sparta Greece

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1923)


Circa -0600 BC - 501 -0501 BC

Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.187.1923
Primary reference Number: 88117
Oldadmincategory: T
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 25 October 2021 Last processed: Monday 25 October 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Mortal" Web page available at: Accessed: 2021-11-30 18:06:03

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