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ID 1121
Grid Ref TG0903
Project type Metal detector
County Norfolk
Site Wicklewood
Site Name Crownthorpe
Site Type Small town
Location Type Temple
Context Unknown
Context Quality 0
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Location Norwich Castle Museum
Ref No NWHCM 1985.380.4
M/F Male
Age Youth
Form Figurine
Type Deity
Name Mercury
Bearded No
Standing/Seated Standing
Headgear Petasos
Attributes Yes
Attribute description Petasos and purse
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Feet missing, worn, espeically face
Classical 1
Quality Stylised 1
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 67.00
Length 0.00
Description Petasos is a flat cap with quite large scallop-shaped wings. Little depiction of musculature but does have nipples and belly button. Left hand rests on top of thigh, circled to hold missing attribute. Crude facial features, eyes not level, rest of face mostly worn away, hair scalloped.


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