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ID 10
Grid Ref TQ3280
Project type Chance
County Greater London
Site London
Site Name River Thames at London Bridge
Site Type Large town
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 1
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Other finds from site With 4 other figurines (4, 9, 11, 12)
Import Maybe
Location British Museum
Ref No 1856,0701.16
M/F Male
Age Mature
Form Figurine
Type Deity
Name Jupiter
Bearded No
Standing/Seated Standing
Attributes Maybe
Attribute description Missing sceptre?
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Missing head, right shoulder and arm, corroded
Classical 1
Quality Classical 2
Photo Yes
Illustration Yes
Height 175.00
Length 0.00
References Smith 1840, pl VI 1859, 69; Pitts 1979, no 1; Toynbee 1964, 65, n.3; Green 1976, 224, no 51
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Description High quality piece. Stands with weight on right foot. Musculature well-defined, toes and fingers shown. Left arm bent at elbow, may have held an object in his hand. Stands on round pedestal base.


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