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ID 39
Grid Ref TQ3281
Project type Unknown
County Greater London
Site London
Site Name Royal Exchange?
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 A17712
M/F Male
Age Youth
Form Figurine
Type Deity
Name Apollo?
Aliases Mercury
Bearded No
Standing/Seated Standing
Other Baldric
Attributes Yes
Attribute description Purse
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Missing lower legs, right arm and lower left arm, badly worn
Classical 1
Quality Stylised 1
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 95.00
Length 0.00
References Pitts 1979, 54 no 26, pl 3; Green 1976, 224, no 63; Lindgren 1980, 55-6, pl 15; Wheeler 1930, 46
[Link to Bibliography]
Description No wings. Baldric unusual, perhaps not Mercury or even a forgery (Lindgren). The stance and baldric could suggest Apollo.


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