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ID 561
Images No image in database
Grid Ref SY9998
Project type Excavation
County Dorset
Site Pamphill
Site Name Lake Gates
Site Type Military
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 2
Site Date C1
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Other finds from site Pottery, coins
Location Dorset County Museum
Form Figurine
Type Animal
Name Lion
Bearded No
Standing/Seated Seated
Clothed No
Drapery No
Classical 1
Photo No
Illustration Yes
Height 29.00
Length 42.00
Parallels Rolland 1965, 119, no 230
References Green 1976, 190; Field and Butler 1965, 100, fig 9c
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Description Couchant lion with open jaws and a thick mane, its forepaws outstretched and the tail lying over the back (Field and Butler).


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