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ID 1177
Grid Ref SH9276
Project type Metal detector
County Conwy
Site Llanddulas
Site Name Llys Awel
Site Type Unknown
Location Type Shrine?
Context Unknown
Context Quality 1
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Other finds from site 535 coins (1st-4th c), 3 plaques (2 with dogs), Mercury 1175, dogs 1176 and 1178
Location National Museum of Wales
Ref No 81.35H/4
Form Figurine
Type Animal
Name Dog
Bearded No
Standing/Seated Seated
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Slightly worn.
Classical 0
Quality Stylised 1
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 58.00
Length 0.00
Description Tall body with long forelegs and fairly short rear legs. Front paws not flat. Tail curls under rump and up over right rear leg. Tongue protrudes only slightly from open mouth, upper and lower jaws same length. Snout not as blunt as /3 and nose depicted. Slightly raised almond-shaped eyes, very small ears largely flat against head. Body decorated. Narrow panel with herringbone down back.


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