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3789, Tarquinia, Ara della Regina

  • Record number: 3789
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Building or zone: Ara della Regina
  • Roof element: Antefixes(?), heads
  • Comparanda: 2758
  • Remarks: Antefix(?) head of male head in Phrygian cap. Half-life size head with short hair, Alexander the Great style. Hollow with vertical striations. Broken along side edge. Probably not antefix, could be from plaque or pedimental sculpture.
  • Bibliography: Romanelli 1948, 262:40; Santuari d'Etruria 1985, p. 76, 4.4.A.23
  • Publication record: Santuari d'Etruria. Author: Colonna, G. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
    Tarquinia. Scavi e ricerche nell'area della città. Author: Romanelli, P.. Journal and volume number: NSc. Publication Date: 1948. Pages: 193-270
  • Type of decoration: Male head in Phrygian cap
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 21.5
  • Width: 12.1
  • Clay: 10YR 7/4 - 7.5YR 7/4
  • Height face: 11.3
  • Distance outer eyes: 7.1
  • Width nose bottom: 2.7
  • Width mouth: 2.7
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