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ID 471
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 9
Material Bronze
Location Museum of London
Ref No G22144
M/F Female
Age Mature
Form Figurine
Type Human
Name Worshipper
Aliases Priestess
Bearded No
Headgear Diadem
Attributes Yes
Attribute description Patera and ?bowl
Clothed Yes
Clothing description Long gown
Drapery Yes
Drapery description Fully draped
Condition Broken at bottom, slightly worn
Classical 1
Quality Stylised 1
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 56.00
Length 0.00
Parallels Zadoks-Josephus Jitta 1969, 40, no. 17; Caravale 2003, 93-7 nos. 98-101
References Pitts 1979, 108 no 274
[Link to Bibliography]
Description Not Roman. This example is definitely female, unlike no 114 which is male. 116 is a bit more ambiguous but probably male. The thin profile and similar style of all three suggest one workshop and purpose. Wearing a long gown but also drapery over left arm and shoulder.


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