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ID 1076
Images No image in database
Grid Ref ST9474
Project type Metal detector
County Wiltshire
Site Bremhill
Site Type Unknown
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 1
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Location Returned to finder
Ref No WILT-7B8236
Form Figurine
Type Bird
Name Eagle
Bearded No
Is an attribute of Jupiter
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition One wing and one foot missing
Classical 1
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 25.00
Length 45.00
References PAS database.
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Description Incomplete copper alloy Roman figurine, cast in the form of an eagle, with wings spread (one missing) and a fragment of iron in the slot between the feet (one side missing). The decoration comprises oblique engraved lines visible on the head and around the neck forming a chevron pattern, lines and notches delineating feathers on the wings, tail and above the cast talons and lines of punched dots on back (PAS).
PAS id WILT-7B8236


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