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ID 682
Grid Ref NY3956
Project type Excavation
County Cumbria
Site Carlisle
Site Name The Lanes
Site Type Civitas capital
Context 393 (unstratified?)
Context Quality 2
Object Period 0
Material Lead
Location Tullie House Museum
Ref No LAL D393 PB9
M/F Female
Age Youth
Form Figurine
Type Deity
Name Diana
Bearded No
Standing/Seated Standing
Headgear Diadem
Attributes Yes
Attribute description Missing quiver, bow and arrow
Clothed Yes
Clothing description Tunic and overfold, boots
Drapery No
Condition Slightly corroded, right arm and hand damaged.
Classical 1
Quality Classical 3
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 104.00
Length 0.00
Parallels Cirencester (no 130)
References McCarthy, Padley and Henig 1982, 84-5, pl IIIa
[Link to Bibliography]
Description Nicely executed, detailed piece (eg fingers and face). Head is a little too small and proportions in general not quite right. Head tilted slightly to the left, finely featured. At the back the figure is flat with drapery flowing out behind (see Colchester Lar).


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