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ID 1182
Grid Ref ST5188
Project type Metal detector
County Monmouthshire
County Previously Gwent
Site Portskewett
Site Name Black Rock, Severn Estuary
Site Type Unknown
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 1
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Location Newport Museum and Art Gallery
Ref No NPTMG 1987.411.1
Form Figurine
Type Bird
Name Eagle
Bearded No
Is an attribute of Jupiter
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Slightly worn, damage to tip of beak.
Classical 1
Quality Stylised 1
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 24.70
Length 47.20
Description Wings spread, head turned to left. Iron shaft through body. Hatching incised on wings and tail for feathers, on top of body and neck are short notches.


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