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Sir Thomas Adams (1586–1668), Bt, Founder of the Sir Thomas Adams Professorship

Photo credit: Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Cambridge

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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Cambridge



mid-19th C


oil on panel


H 65.8 x W 47.9 cm

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Acquisition method

acquired by The Fitzwilliam Museum from executors of the estate of Henry Bradshaw, University Librarian, 1887; transferred, 1952

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Inscription description

Sir Thomas Adams/Anno Doni 1650; Aetatis suae 64


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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Cambridge

Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB3 9DA England

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