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Object Number:76-18-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Germany
Moguntiacum (uncertain)
Locus: Roman Grave
Date Made: 1st century BC
Early Date: -99
Late Date: 0
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Pig
Boar
Height: 5.8cm
Length: 9cm
Thickness: 4.1cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Herbert H. Freund, 1976

Description

In the shape of a boar. Hole in lower edge left side. One ear chipped, the other one mended. Hollow, molded, standing on plinth concave underneath. Head large, face fat. Firing vent under tail.


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