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ID 603
Grid Ref TG2303
Project type Chance
County Norfolk
Site Caistor St Edmund
Site Type Civitas capital
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 0
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Location Norwich Castle Museum
Ref No NWHCM 1941.76(713)
Form Figurine
Type Bird
Name Cockerel
Bearded No
Is an attribute of Mercury
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Slightly worn, damage to right tail feathers and face
Classical 1
Quality Stylised 1
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 29.00
Length 22.00
References Green 1976, 204, no 7; Fitch 1859, 200
[Link to Bibliography]
Description Small figure standing on a round base. Divided tail feathers, legs separate (not a single post), head turned slightly to the left.


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