A Roman eagle in London again

From London Independent.

A Roman eagle sculpture, around 1800 years old, has been dug up near Aldgate and is on display at the Museum of London. In excess of two feet tall, an amazing piece, quite possibly from some big shot’s tomb.

Worth a visit; that museum is a great place.

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3 Responses to A Roman eagle in London again

  1. lanceleuven says:

    Wow, what a spectacular find. I hadn’t heard anything about this, so thanks for the heads up!

  2. Maryevelyn says:

    Very interesting story!

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