Marble altar probably dedicated to Apollo. On the front is a raven perched on a festoon of laurel. There are laurel trees on each side of the altar.

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Thing

Made Of
marble
Type of Thing
altar
Subject
classical deity

People

Acquired From
Towneley, Peregrine to The British Museum
Previous Owner
Apollo

Place

Found In
Rome

Time

Acquired In
1805
Made
2ndC
Period/Culture
Roman

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