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ID 1145
Grid Ref SP0221
Project type Chance
County Gloucestershire
Site Cirencester
Site Type Civitas capital
Location Type Amphitheatre
Context Plouhsoil
Context Quality 1
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Location Corinium Museum
Ref No 1990/86
Form Votive
Type Deity
Name Mercury
Bearded No
Attributes Yes
Attribute description Caduceus
Is an attribute of Mercury
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Good, but slightly worn and the shaft is broken
Classical 1
Quality Classical 3
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 61.00
Length 0.00
Parallels Uley (702 and 706)
Description Caduceus made of fine wire, with a twisted shaft. Hercules knot in centre. The terminals are flattened to a leaf shape representing snakes heads. Nice piece.


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