Figurine of a mouse

This small mouse is only 3cm long and would have originally been a bright copper colour. It was found during excavations of Roman Exeter, and may have been a child’s toy or a votive offering.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
853/1989/104
Category
Antiquities
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collector Excavator
Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit
Material
metal | copper alloy | | |
Common Name
figurine of a mouse
Simple Name
statuette
Period Classification
Roman (43-410)
Production Town

Production Person Initials

Production Person Surname

Production Year Low
75
Production Year High
80

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figure of a mouse