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ID 320
Grid Ref SE6052
Project type Unknown
County Yorkshire, North
Site York
Site Type Colonia
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 1
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Location Yorkshire Museum
Ref No YORYM 1980.54.9462
Form Attachment
Type Animal
Name Dolphin
Bearded No
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Tail fin broken
Classical 1
Quality Stylised 2
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 0.00
Length 100.00
References Green 1978, 76, no 39, pl 76
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Description The piece found in the museum is not that shown in the photograph in Green. Dolphin with rod projecting below rear part of body for attachment. Scales decited along body. Fin along head with angled grooves. Small eyes set in starts. Wide flat tail.


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