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ID 731
Images No image in database
Grid Ref TL1658
Project type Metal detector
County Bedfordshire
Site Eaton Socon
Site Type Unknown
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 0
Site Date Unknown
Context Date Unknown
Object Date C1-2?
Object Period 2
Material Lead
Secondary Material Gilded
Other finds from site Coins (inc. Carausius)
Location ?private hands
Ref No BEDFM enq 263
Form Figurine
Type Bird
Name Eagle
Bearded No
Standing/Seated Standing
Is an attribute of Jupiter
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Missing left wing
Classical 1
Photo No
Illustration Yes
Height 55.00
Length 0.00
Parallels Shefford (Page 1912, 13)
References Wingfield and Holgate 1991, 67
[Link to Bibliography]
Description Possible attachment. Stands with wings outstretched. Feathers well depicted.


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