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ID 24
Grid Ref TQ3079
Project type Unknown
County Greater London
Site London
Site Type Large town
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 0
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Import No
Place of manufacture Local
Location Museum of London
Ref No G2065
M/F Male
Form Figurine
Type Deity
Name Mars
Bearded No
Standing/Seated Standing
Headgear Corinthian helmet
Clothed Yes
Clothing description Military kilt and cuirass
Drapery No
Condition Missing left arm and righ hand
Classical 1
Quality Stylised 3
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 90.00
Length 0.00
References Pitts 1979, 51 no 11; Guildhall Museum 1908, no. 7
[Link to Bibliography]
Description classical type but very poor style and workmanship; fight leg thinner than left; plume at back of head throws figure off balance (Pitts) Naove style - simple rendering.


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