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1821, Campania?

  • Record number: 1821
  • Site: Campania?
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Die Welt der Etrusker 1988, C 2.8
  • Remarks: Fragment of antefix plaque with Gorgoneion in relief, surrounded by fairly flat shell of convex tongues/roll/flat fascia. On back, scar of cover tile attached near bottom. May be burned
  • Type of decoration: Strigil shell/Gorgoneion in relief
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 27.7
  • Width: 17.8
  • MPD: ca. 4.2
  • Clay: 5YR 5/4 burned
  • Paint: White surface 10YR 7/2. Dark purple-brown 10R 3/2 inner outline of alternate tongues, diagonal band on torus, lips, alternate strands of beard, 2 parallel stripes on flat fascia, edges of flat fascia. black inner outline of alternate tongues, diagonal bands on roll, hair, eye, alternate strands of beard, volute eye
  • Condition: Preserves right half of face & outer shell
  • Height strigil: 7.6
  • Width strigil: 4.9
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Type shell: Strigil
  • Width shell: 7.6
  • Height strigil: 7.6
  • Width strigil: 4.9
  • Convex: yes
  • Width fascia: 1.6/1.3
  • Torus or flat: torus/flat
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