Record Details

NHER Number:5833
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman copper alloy figurines


At an unspecified date a couple of Roman miniature animals made from bronze were found in Thetford. The exact location and circumstances of their discovery are not known.

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Full description

Two Roman miniature animals in bronze (cleaned).
Held by NCM, formerly part of the Trigg Collection held in Bury St Edmunds (H.15).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • FIGURINE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • MINIATURE OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Thetford.

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