Poorly Located Find Spot record MNL 977 - Roman copper alloy head of Atys(?), Kenny Hill

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Bronze head of Atys (?) from statuette from Kenny Hill (R1)(S2). Formerly recorded as MNL MISC


Grid reference TL 67 78 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL67NE
Civil Parish Beck Row, Holywell Row and Kenny Hill, Forest Heath, Suffolk


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Bronze head of Atys (?) from statuette from Kennyhill (R1)(S2). Probably N Gaulish, C2-C3 (S3)(R2).
The nearest Rom site to Kennyhill & possible findspot is probably MNL 075 or possibly MNL 129/136.
Another bronze Atys head is recorded from Eriswell - ERL 041.

Formerly recorded as MNL MISC

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <R1> (No record type): Proc Soc Antiq, 2nd Ser, 14, 155.
  • <S1> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Mildenhall R, undated.
  • <R2> (No record type): Toynbee J M C, Art in Roman Britain, 1962, 145, no 39.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: 1911. Victoria County History, Suffolk (VCH). 314.
  • <S3> (No record type): Phillips C W, The Fenland in Roman Times, London, 1970, 237, 239.
  • <S4> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Oct 4 2021 1:32PM

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