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ID 75
Grid Ref TQ3281
Project type Unknown
County Greater London
Site London
Site Name Grocer's Hall Court
Site Type Large town
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 1
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Import No
Place of manufacture Local
Location Museum of London
Ref No A9632
M/F Male
Age Mature
Form Figurine
Type Deity
Name Hercules
Bearded No
Standing/Seated Standing
Attributes Yes
Attribute description Lionskin, missing club
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Good, slightly worn
Classical 1
Quality Classical 3
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 125.00
Length 0.00
Parallels Richter 1915, no 153, 158, 159; Lebel 1961, no 83
References Pitts 1979, 61 no 57, pl 3; Green 1976, 224, no 67; Toynbee 1964, 74; Wheeler 1930, 46
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Description Lionskin with clear head, mane and paws over left arm (Pitts p61) crude celtic style (Green p224).The left hand is also missing an attribute. Head a curious pointed shape, as if he is wearing a cap (like the animal skin cap on barbarian 173) although he doesn't appear to be.


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