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7312, Punta della Vipera, Temple of Menerva, 1st phase

  • Record number: 7312
  • Site: Punta della Vipera
  • Building or zone: Temple of Menerva, 1st phase
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Regia
  • Remarks: Female head antefix. Inside hollow with many traces of spatula edge. Finished bottom edge, Th 1.8. Eyes painted only.
  • Bibliography: Torelli 1967, pp. 336-337, no. a; Stopponi 1979, p. 249, no. a, Pl. I.1-2;Riis 1981, p. 25, Type 1 B; Santuari d'Etruria 1985, p. 150, 8.1.A.1; Winter 2009a, p. 427, 6.C.1.a
  • Publication record: Etruscan types of heads. Author: Riis, P.J.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1981
    Santuari d'Etruria. Author: Colonna, G. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
    Terrecotte architettoniche dal santuario di Punta della Vipera. Author: Stopponi, S.. Journal and volume number: Studi in onore di F. Magi. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 1979. Pages: 249-270
    Terza campagna di scavi a Punta della Vipera (S. Marinella). Author: Torelli, M.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 35. Publication Date: 1967. Pages: 331-352
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 14.6
  • Width: 10.6
  • MPD: 7.9
  • Clay: 5YR 6/8
  • Paint: Traces of white on face. Traces of black on eyebrows.
  • Height face: 11.3
  • Width nose bottom: 2.7
  • Width mouth: 2.8

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