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ID 70
Images No image in database
Grid Ref TL9925
Project type Chance
County Essex
Site Colchester
Site Type Colonia
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 0
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Location Private hands?
M/F Male
Age Child
Form Figurine
Type Deity
Name Bacchus
Aliases Cupid, Genius
Bearded No
Standing/Seated Standing
Attributes Yes
Attribute description Grapes and fruits
Clothed No
Drapery Yes
Drapery description Cloak across shoulders
Classical 1
Photo No
Illustration Yes
Height 87.50
Length 0.00
Parallels Fleischer 1967, no 96; Silchester (no 62)
References Pitts 1979, no 52; Green 1976, 216, no 9; Anon 1849, 60; Hutchinson 1986, 210, Me-18
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Description Standing boy. Cloak hangs from right shoulder to left arm, fluttering outwards. Right arm raised holding a bunch of grapes; left holds various fruits against body. Curly hair (Pitts, 60)


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