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ID 818
Images No image in database
Grid Ref ST5562
Project type Metal detector
County Somerset
Site Chew Stoke
Site Name Pagans Hill
Site Type Religious
Location Type near temple?
Context Unknown
Context Quality 0
Site Date C3-4
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Import No
Place of manufacture Local?
Location Unknown
M/F Male
Age Youth
Form Figurine
Type Deity
Name Lar Familiaris
Aliases Bacchus
Bearded No
Standing/Seated Standing
Attributes Yes
Attribute description grapes
Clothed Yes
Clothing description tunic
Drapery Yes
Drapery description appears to be draped in photograph
Condition missing right hand and lower left leg
Classical 1
Quality Naive
Photo Yes
Illustration No
Height 75.00
Length 0.00
Parallels Boucher 1976, 143; Uley
References Rahtz and Watts 1989, 346, pl. XVB
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Description youth, wears tunic, holds grapes in left hand. Could be Bacchus or Lar familiaris but without cornucopia and the tunic is long and not fastened at the waist (Rahtz). Hard to tell as photograph poor.


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