Figurines Data

Search again | Database help

ID 1127
Grid Ref TL5124
Project type Unknown
County Essex
Site Stansted Mountfitchet
Site Type Unknown
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 1
Object Period 0
Material Silver
Location British Museum
Ref No 1995,0903.1
Form Figurine
Type Animal
Name Mouse
Bearded No
Standing/Seated Seated
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Good
Classical 1
Quality Classical 3
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 12.00
Length 21.80
Parallels Norwich (341); York (875)
Description Small figure of a mouse, crouched holding food between its paws. The tail is curled up over its back. Very nice piece, details of paws depicted, dot eyes, ears and fur shown by short incisions.


© Internet Archaeology/Authors URL:
Last updated: Wed Feb 29 2012