All Acquisitions

Please note that recent acquisitions are not necessarily on display in the museum.

Image["The Lansdowne Relief"]

The Lansdowne Relief

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Image["The Newton Hall Athena"]

The Newton Hall Athena

This statue of Athena, the Greek goddess of wisdom and of war, has recently been allocated to the Fitzwilliam Museum by HM Government, as a gift to the nation in lieu of inheritance tax.

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Image["The Ur Brick"]

The Ur Brick

This sun-dried mud brick, which bears a stamped cuneiform inscription naming Shulgi, King of Ur from 2094

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Acquisition highlights by year

2012 2006 2004 all


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