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Easter offering made of bread. Easter offering made of bread, which has been formed into the shape of an animal with a curled tail.

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bread figure

1 item (description level: whole)
Additional names, titles, or classifications
object name:  bread figure

Portugal, Iberian Peninsula, Europe
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made or collected:  Portugal 

Materials & techniques
processed material
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material: processed material (overall)
overall: 110 mm x 48 mm x 58 mm
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overall: 110 mm x 48 mm x 58 mm

Related subjects
theme: Food and Feasting
object name: bread figures
material: processed material

Record created 2005-04-11 by RHOLLEY
Record last updated 2013-08-23 by RJENNINGS

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