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Copper alloy figure of a metal worker

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Copper alloy figure of a metal worker




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blacksmith. The worker holds a heavy bar to beat the heated metal, held in tongs.


depth 4.3 cm
width 2.8 cm
height 4.5 cm


Late Period


circa 664 B.C. — 332 B.C.


  1. Christie's Sale Catalogue, 8 December 1993 [page: ]
    [comments: ]
  2. Vassilika, E.
    (1995) Museum Acquisitions 1993 (1995) [page: 202]
    Source title: Journal of Egyptian Archaeology (1995)
    [comments: pl.XVI.1]
  3. (1994) Fitzwilliam Museum, Annual Report 1993 , Cambridge (Cambs.) : Cambridge University Press (1994) Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: 13]
  4. (1999) Oxford: Griffith Institute [page: 745]


copper alloy

Accession Number

E.2.1993 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 63557; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-13)

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