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3775, Tarquinia, Basamento Semicircolare

  • Record number: 3775
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Building or zone: Basamento Semicircolare
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: 2831, 5045, 5046, 5049, 2595, Philadelphia, University Museum MS 1823 or 1828(?).
  • Remarks: Acheloos head antefix fragment preserving top of head with roll across the top, above the hair falling across the forehead in vertical strands ending in curls, covering most of the forehead. To the right of the hair is a knob probably representing a horn. Part of the left eyebrow and top of the eye is preserved above the break.
  • Bibliography: Cataldi 1993, p. 214, no. 40; Scavo nello scavo 2004, p. 82, no. I.e.19; Winter 2006c, p. 135.
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte architettoniche arcaiche di Tarquinia: scambi e modelli. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Tarquinia e le civiltà del Mediterraneo. Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 2006. Pages: 127-144
    Scavo nello scavo. Gli Etruschi non visti. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Place of publication: Viterbo. Publication Date: 2004
    Terrecotte arcaiche e tardo-arcaiche da Tarquinia. Author: Cataldi, M.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 207-220
  • Type of decoration: Acheloos head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: yes

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