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ID 509
Images No image in database
Grid Ref SO6102
Project type Chance
County Gloucestershire
Site Lydney
Site Type Religious
Location Type near temple
Context Unknown
Context Quality 0
Site Date C4
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Form Figurine
Type Animal
Name Dog
Bearded No
Is an attribute of Diana, Dea Nutrix
Clothed No
Drapery No
Classical 1
Quality Classical 2
Photo Yes
Illustration Yes
Height 0.00
Length 101.60
Parallels Cologne (Fremersdorf 1964, taf 116)
References Green 1976, 169, no 5; Toynbee 1964, 127 and 1976, 84; Wheeler and Wheeler 1932, 40+88, no 114, pl XXV; Bathurst 1879, pl XXX, no 3
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Description replete with accurate and original oberservation, both in the attitude and the rendering of the rough and broken coat, emphasised by boldy cut spirals at shoulder and hip. It may justly be described as a small masterpiece (Wheeler, p88)


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