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ID 521
Grid Ref SP0201
Project type Unknown
County Gloucestershire
Site Cirencester
Site Type Civitas capital
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 0
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Location Corinium Museum
Ref No C612
Form Figurine
Type Bird
Name Dove
Aliases Eagle
Bearded No
Is an attribute of Venus, Cupid
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Good, slightly worn
Classical 1
Quality Classical 3
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 0.00
Length 27.00
References Green 1976, 173, no 38
[Link to Bibliography]
Description Bird with spread wings which are quite large in relation to the body and head. No legs. Fairly simple depiction of feathers, more schematic on the underside. No details of face or head. Appears to have a high lead content.


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