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ID 431
Grid Ref TL4070
Project type Chance
County Cambridgeshire
Site Cottenham
Site Name Willingham Fen
Site Type Unknown
Location Type Hoard
Context Unknown
Context Quality 1
Context Date mid-late 2nd?
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Other finds from site Box containing other objects and figurines (see 28)
Location Cambridge University Museum
Ref No 1918.160.7
Form Figurine
Type Bird
Name Raven
Aliases Eagle
Bearded No
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Worn, some corrosion, legs missing, some damage to head.
Classical 1
Quality Stylised 2
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 31.00
Length 43.00
References Pitts 1979, no189; Green 1976, 210; Rostovtseff 1923, 94, pl iv.7
[Link to Bibliography]
Description Rather stylised depiction, wings folded, no feathers indicated. Beak and part of head missing.


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