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ID 1012
Images No image in database
Grid Ref TR1457
Project type Excavation
County Kent
Site Canterbury
Site Name Marlowe Car Park
Site Type Civitas capital
Location Type Area MIII building
Context 1014
Context Quality 3
Site Date C1+
Context Date Late C1
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Location Canterbury Museum
Form Attachment
Type Bird
Name Duck
Bearded No
Clothed No
Drapery No
Classical 1
Quality Stylised 2
Photo No
Illustration Yes
Height 0.00
Length 0.00
Parallels Cirencester (522)
References Garrard 1995, 1007, fig. 421 no. 238
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Description Henig - Simple rendering, stub on base for attachment. Although the figurine is presumably of Roman date, the tradition is an ancient one going back to Hallstatt times.


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