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Dr Christopher Brown, the Director of the Ashmolean Museum, poses in... News PhotoArts Culture and Entertainment,England,Horizontal,Human Interest,Institute of Contemporary Arts,London - England,Portrait,UKPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesLONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 31: Dr Christopher Brown, the Director of the Ashmolean Museum, poses in the Institute of Contemporary Arts with a 'silver gilt ewer with enamelled royal arms of Portugal' that dates from around 1510 AD, prior to an announcement of a major bequest of silver artifacts on January 31, 2013 in London, England. The Ashmolean has received a major collection of around 500 silver objects from the Renaissance and Baroque periods from the late silver merchant and expert Michael Wellby who died last year. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)