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Sir John Evans's Collections of Artefacts


Roman Head of Attis

Country of Origin: Britain

Description: Copper alloy head depicting the head of the Roman god Attis.

Dimensions: 6.4cm height x 4.5cm width

Object Period: Roman

Provenance: Mildenhall, Suffolk

Museum Accession No.: AN1927.564

Aquisition History: Presented to the Ashmolean Museum by Sir Arthur Evans in 1927.

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