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ID 1180
Grid Ref ST3390
Project type Excavation
County Newport
Site Caerleon
Site Name School Field
Site Type Military
Location Type Fortress
Context Quality 2
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Location National Roman Legion Museum, Caerleon
Ref No 35.118
Form Votive
Type Deity
Name Mercury
Bearded No
Attributes Yes
Attribute description Caduceus
Is an attribute of Mercury
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Damage to shaft and head, some corrosion.
Classical Yes
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 71
Length 0
Parallels Uley (706)
References Nash-Williams, 1929a and b
[Link to Bibliography]
Description Made of fine wire with flattened terminals. Hercules knot in centre.


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