Figurines Data

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ID 1151
Grid Ref TL9724
Project type Excavation
County Essex
Site Colchester
Site Name Lexden tumulus
Site Type Rural
Location Type Grave
Context Layer
Context Quality 3
Site Date c.15-10 BC
Object Period -1
Material Bronze
Secondary Material Wood - ash
Other finds from site Figurines and attachments
Import Yes
Location Colchester Castle Museum
Ref No COLEM 2001.96
Form Base
Bearded No
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Worn
Classical 1
Photo Yes
Illustration Yes
Height 51.00
Length 86.00
References Foster 1986, 67 fig. 23 no 15
[Link to Bibliography]
Description Square base for figurine. Bronze analysed as of Roman composition (Foster). Iron shaft projects from centre of upper surface.


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