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ID 730
Images No image in database
Grid Ref TL1238
Project type Metal detector
County Bedfordshire
Site Compton
Site Name Recreation ground
Site Type Unknown
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 1
Site Date Unknown
Context Date Unknown
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Location ?private hands
Form Attachment
Type Bird
Name Eagle
Bearded No
Is an attribute of Jupiter
Clothed No
Drapery No
Classical 1
Quality Stylised 1
Photo No
Illustration Yes
Height 55.00
Length 0.00
References Wingfield 1988, 119-20
[Link to Bibliography]
Description Bird, possibly eagle, stands with wings folded across back. Narrow shaft below feet suggests attachment to object. Incised feathers.


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